sickness benefit

noun

Definition of sickness benefit

British
: money that is paid by the government to someone who is too sick to work

Word by Word Definitions

sickness play
  1. : ill health : illness

  2. : a disordered, weakened, or unsound condition

  3. : a specific disease

benefit play
  1. : something that produces good or helpful results or effects or that promotes well-being : advantage

  2. : useful aid : help

  3. : financial help in time of sickness, old age, or unemployment

  1. : to be useful or profitable to

  2. : to receive help or an advantage : to receive benefit


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