Simple Definition of beneficiary
: a person, organization, etc., that is helped by something : someone or something that benefits from something
: a person, organization, etc., that receives money or property when someone dies
Full Definition of beneficiary
1 : one that benefits from something
2 a : the person designated to receive the income of a trust estate b : the person named (as in an insurance policy) to receive proceeds or benefits
Examples of beneficiary
The college was a beneficiary of the private grant.
First Known Use of beneficiary
BENEFICIARY Defined for Kids
Definition of beneficiary
: a person who benefits or will benefit from something
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