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Overview of noun benefit

The noun benefit has 3 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (16) benefit

(financial assistance in time of need)

2. (15) benefit, welfare

(something that aids or promotes well-being; "for the benefit of all")

3. (1) benefit

(a performance to raise money for a charitable cause)

Overview of verb benefit

The verb benefit has 2 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (15) profit, gain, benefit

(derive a benefit from; "She profited from his vast experience")

2. (7) benefit, do good

(be beneficial for; "This will do you good") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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