adjective be·nef·ic \bə-ˈne-fik\

Definition of BENEFIC

Examples of BENEFIC

  1. <the belief that participation in sports has a benefic influence on a young person>

Origin of BENEFIC

Latin beneficus, from bene + facere
First Known Use: 1641

Rhymes with BENEFIC


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