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do-goodism

[doo-goo d-iz-uh m] /ˈdu gʊdˌɪz əm/
noun
1.
the actions or principles of a do-gooder.
Also, do-gooderism
[doo-goo d-uh-riz-uh m] /ˈduˈgʊd əˌrɪz əm/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1950-1955
1950-55; do-good(er) + -ism
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