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Money, food, or other donations given to the poor or needy; anything given as charity.
The hands of the beggars were outstretched for alms.
#alms #charity #donations #poor #needy
by MsCtrl February 19, 2009
–noun (used with a singular or plural verb)
Money, food, or other donations given to the poor or needy; anything given as charity: The hands of the beggars were outstretched for alms.
-pl.n. Money or goods given as charity to the poor.
- Not found in the Old Testament, but repeatedly in the New.
A devout man . . . which gave much alms to the people.
#alms #benefaction #charity #contribution #dole #donation #gift #handout #offering #pittance #relief
by MsCtrl January 24, 2009
ALM
another lazy monkey
almost licked me
Oh that Ashly, she's just ALM.

OMG she what?!
thats right. ALM!!!!!
#alm #ashly #monkey #lick #marshmallow
by Collie69 January 14, 2009
Angry Little Man. A generally unhappy midget or "little person" who is having a bad day.
That Wee Man is an A.L.M. Hes always pissing in my cheerios
#angry dwarves #pissed midgets #trolls #bitter little people #wolverene
by Denethemachine February 26, 2008
alm
Noun. Mountain.

Etymology: Jonathon Spyri’s novel, Heidi.
Heidi's grandfather told her to get up the alm and look after those goats.
by Nco November 15, 2003
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