It also will benefit from the spillover of violence that is all but inevitable from Syria into Lebanon, Turkey, Iraq, and Jordan.
“The very children who benefit the most from preschool are the least likely to be enrolled in them,” the study concluded.
Iowa often drives candidates to defend the ethanol subsidies that benefit the state.
I'm giving her the benefit of the doubt here on the one hand.
American civilization, broadly defined, will benefit from the fact that Stevens will depart under a liberal president.
Why could she not have known that her music-scholar was to disappoint her, and so had the benefit of a ride?
They do not change the nature of truth and her capability and destiny to benefit mankind.
Prayer is not intended to inform God, but to benefit ourselves.
Does every one who receives the sacraments derive a benefit from them?
She raised her voice a little, obviously for the benefit of whoever was there.
late 14c., "good or noble deed," also "advantage, profit," from Anglo-French benfet "well-done," from Latin benefactum "good deed," from bene facere (see benefactor). Meaning "performance or entertainment to raise money for some charitable cause" is from 1680s.
late 15c., from benefit (n.). Related: Benefited; benefiting.