sickness benefit

noun

Definition of sickness benefit

British

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

Word by Word Definitions

sicknessplay
  1. :  ill health :  illness

    :  a disordered, weakened, or unsound condition

    :  a specific disease

benefitplay
  1. :  an act of kindness :  benefaction

    :  something that produces good or helpful results or effects or that promotes well-being :  advantage

    :  useful aid :  help

  1. :  to be useful or profitable to

    :  to receive help or an advantage :  to receive benefit


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