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Definition of Benefit
Benefit Ben"e*fit, v. i.
To gain advantage; to make improvement; to profit; as, he
will benefit by the change.
BenefitBenefit Ben"e*fit, n. [OE. benefet, benfeet, bienfet, F.
bienfait, fr. L. benefactum; bene well (adv. of bonus good) +
factum, p. p. of facere to do. See Bounty, and Fact.]
1. An act of kindness; a favor conferred.
Bless the Lord, O my soul, and forget not all his
benefits. --Ps. ciii. 2.
2. Whatever promotes prosperity and personal happiness, or
adds value to property; advantage; profit.
Men have no right to what is not for their benefit.
3. A theatrical performance, a concert, or the like, the
proceeds of which do not go to the lessee of the theater
or to the company, but to some individual actor, or to
some charitable use.
4. Beneficence; liberality. [Obs.] --Webster (1623).
5. pl. Natural advantages; endowments; accomplishments. [R.]
``The benefits of your own country.' --Shak.
Benefit of clergy. (Law) See under Clergy.
Syn: Profit; service; use; avail. See Advantage. BenefitBenefit Ben"e*fit, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Benefited; p. pr. &
vb. n. Benefitting.]
To be beneficial to; to do good to; to advantage; to advance
in health or prosperity; to be useful to; to profit.
I will repent of the good, wherewith I said I would
benefit them. --Jer. xviii.
Meaning of Benefit from wikipedia
(social welfare), provided
by a social welfare program Federal benefits
by the United States
- Health benefit
or health benefits
to: Health benefits
(insurance), a payment received through
a health insurance Health benefit
- Cost–benefit analysis
(CBA), sometimes called benefit costs analysis
(BCA), is a systematic approach
- Benefit Cosmetics
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of cosmetics founded
in San Francisco, California selling
at over 2,000 counters
in more than...
- The Benefit
(Arabic: المصلحة, translit. Al Maslaha) is a 2012 Egyptian action
Nashaat. A very serious
and strict officer
- Unemployment benefits
(depending on the jurisdiction
also called unemployment insurance
compensation) are payments
made by authorized
- Employee benefits
and (especially in British
in kind (also called fringe benefits
, perquisites, or perks) include various types
- The Maternity
(Amendment) Bill 2017,an amendment
to the Maternity Benefit
Act, 1961, was p****ed in Rajya Sabha
11, 2016; in Lok Sabha
- Electronic benefit transfer
(EBT) is an electronic system
that allows state welfare departments
to issue benefits
via a magnetically encoded payment
- Borat: Cultural Learnings
for Make Benefit Glorious Nation
of Kazakhstan, more commonly known simply
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