From day one, I felt I was truly learning from him, and I benefited from his sermons.
Finally, even those with the ear of the British monarchy have benefited from life in Londongrad.
The Russian painter Ilya Kabakov has benefited from his reputation as a hushed dissident.
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.