benefit

  • 1 benefit — ben·e·fit n 1: something that provides an advantage or gain; specif: an enhancement of property value, enjoyment of facilities, or increase in general prosperity arising from a public improvement general benefit: a benefit to the community at… …

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  • 2 Benefit — Студийный альбом Jethro Tull …

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  • 3 Benefit — may refer to:Something that a party/individual was not previously entitled to receive. *Economic benefit, the positive contribution to gross national product (or other measure of value) from an economic activity or project: see Cost benefit… …

    Wikipedia

  • 4 Benefit — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Benefit Álbum de Jethro Tull Publicación 20 de abril de 1970 (en los EE. UU.) Grabación Diciembre de 1969 …

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  • 5 Benefit — Album par Jethro Tull Sortie 20 avril 1970 Enregistrement décembre 1969 Durée 42:49 Genre rock progressif Producteur …

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  • 6 benefit — vb Benefit, profit, avail mean to do good or to be of advantage to someone. Benefit usually implies personal betterment or improvement (as of one s physical, intellectual, moral, or spiritual condition), but it may suggest enrichment or a… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 7 benefit — ► NOUN 1) advantage or profit. 2) a payment made by the state or an insurance scheme to someone entitled to receive it, e.g. an unemployed person. 3) a public performance to raise money for a charity. ► VERB (benefited or benefitted, benefiting… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 8 Benefit — 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. [1913 Webster] Bless the Lord, O my …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 9 Benefit — ist der Name mehrerer Orte in den Vereinigten Staaten: Benefit (Georgia) im White County im Bundesstaat Georgia Benefit (Virginia) im Gemeindegebiet der Stadt Chesapeake im Bundesstaat Virginia Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur… …

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  • 10 benefit — [n1] advantage, profit account, aid, asset, assistance, avail, benediction, betterment, blessing, boon, cream*, egg in one’s beer*, extras, favor, gain, godsend*, good, gravy*, help, interest, perk*, profit, prosperity, use, welfare, worth;… …

    New thesaurus

  • 11 benefit — [ben′ə fit, ben′əfət] n. [ME benefet < OFr bienfait, a kindness < L benefactum, meritorious act < benefacere: see BENEFACTION] 1. Archaic a kindly, charitable act; benefaction 2. a) gain or advantage [tax legislation for the benefit of… …

    English World dictionary

  • 12 Benefit — 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. [1913 Webster] I will repent of the good, wherewith I… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 13 Benefit — Ben e*fit, v. i. To gain advantage; to make improvement; to profit; as, he will benefit by the change. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 14 benefit — /ˈbɛnefit, ingl. ˈbɛnɪfɪt/ s. m. inv. fringe benefit, beneficio accessorio …

    Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • 15 benefit — has inflected forms benefited, benefiting, with one t not two …

    Modern English usage

  • 16 benefit — See security proceeds Euroclear Clearing and Settlement glossary * * * ▪ I. benefit ben‧e‧fit 1 [ˈbenfɪt] noun 1. [countable] a good effect or advantage that something has, for example a product or service: • We will focus our marketing message… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 17 benefit — ben|e|fit1 W1S3 [ˈbenıfıt] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(advantage)¦ 2¦(money from government)¦ 3¦(extra things)¦ 4 give somebody the benefit of the doubt 5 with the benefit of hindsight/experience 6 benefit concert/performance/match ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [Date: 1300 1400; :… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 benefit — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 advantage ADJECTIVE ▪ considerable, enormous, great, huge, immense, major, real, significant, substantial, tremendous …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 19 benefit */*/*/ — I UK [ˈbenɪfɪt] / US [ˈbenəfɪt] noun Word forms benefit : singular benefit plural benefits 1) [countable/uncountable] an advantage you get from a situation The new sports centre will bring lasting benefit to the community. benefit for: Consider… …

    English dictionary

  • 20 benefit — ben|e|fit1 [ benəfıt ] noun *** 1. ) count usually plural extra money or other advantages that you get in addition to your salary from your employer as part of your job: The benefits include medical insurance and a company car. a ) money or help… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English


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