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benefit

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of benefit

  1. 1 a thing that helps it would be a real benefit if you could keep track of what you have already bought Synonyms of benefit advantage, aid, asset, help, boonWords Related to benefit hand, lift, pick-me-up; support, sustenance; blessing, godsend, windfall; recourse, refuge, resort, resourceNear Antonyms of benefit constraint, inhibitor, liability, obstacle, obstruction, restraint, strangleholdAntonyms of benefit disadvantage, drawback, encumbrance, hindrance, impediment, minus

  2. 2 something that provides happiness or does good for a person or thing the meal service is a great benefit to invalids and the elderly Synonyms of benefit benediction, blessing, boon, felicity, godsend, good, manna, windfallWords Related to benefit grace, mercy; favor, kindness, mitzvah; advantage, aid, assistance, gift, help, relief, support; anodyne, comfort, consolation, solace; bonus, extra, lagniappe; delight, joy, pleasureNear Antonyms of benefit hex, hoodoo, jinx; bother, irritant, nuisance, pest; disadvantage; cross, misery, trial, tribulationAntonyms of benefit affliction, bane, curse, evil, plague, scourge


benefit

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of benefit

  1. to provide with something useful or desirable his summer internship benefited him in two ways: by giving him some tuition funds and by offering vital work experience Synonyms of benefit advantage, avail, help, profit, serve Words Related to benefit succeed, work (for); aid, assist; better, improve; content, delight, gladden, gratify, please, satisfy; bless Near Antonyms of benefit hinder, impede; damage, harm, hurt, impair, injure; afflict, distress, upset



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