Translation of benefit in Spanish:
- 1 (good) she is exploiting the situation for her own benefitfor the benefit of your childrenestá explotando la situación en beneficio propio or para su provechothe benefits of a good educationpor el bien de tus hijosI didn't derive much benefit from the courselas ventajas de una buena educaciónbenefitno saqué mucho (provecho) del curso
tosomebody/somethingthe improvements will be of great benefit to the publica change will be of benefit to youlas mejoras serán muy beneficiosas para el público or beneficiarán mucho al públicoto give somebody the benefit of the doubtun cambio te resultará beneficioso or provechosodarle a alguien el beneficio de la dudaExample sentences
- Every other facility can only be enjoyed with the benefit of good health.
- Bishop Foley took an early lead with the benefit of a strong breeze but Gaelscoil battled hard throughout and never gave up.
- Emily Barr wrote a dark, funny novel called Backpack that, with the benefit of Chick Lit packaging, gained huge sales.
- 2 2.1 (payment from state) they are not entitled to any benefitshe's on unemployment benefits o (British English) benefitno tienen derecho a recibir prestaciones de ningún tipo2.2 countable (perk)recibe subsidio de desempleo or (Chile) de cesantíaestá cobrando el paro (Spain)beneficio (masculine) or ventaja (feminine) (extrasalarial)Example sentences
- This situation in particular refers to people who receive social welfare benefits and old age pension recipients.
- Full funding for our courses can be provided for people receiving various social welfare payments or benefits.
- For longer sick leaves, they received benefits from the Social Insurance Institution.
- 3 (concert, performance)(game) (partido con fines benéficos)(before noun) (concert/performance/game)con fines benéficosExample sentences
- His daughter presents a one-off tribute to her dad in a benefit gig for multiple-sclerosis charities.
- An independent record store must sell to the Music Town chain unless its wacky employees can raise enough money through a benefit gig.
- They could very easily put together a benefit gig and raise the money Moo lost.
transitive verb -t- or (in American English also) -tt-
- (person/health/mankind)Example sentences
- Engineering projects benefit the area and bring more people.
- She says competitions and opportunities to exhibit and display artistic work benefit the artist and bring enjoyment to people.
- She says it is going to take executives of color to bring about changes to benefit the parity of newsroom diversity.
intransitive verb -t- or (in American English also) -tt-
- how will we benefit?beneficiarseto benefit¿de qué manera nos vamos a beneficiar?
fromsomethinghe didn't benefit much from the experienceyou will all benefit from the changeno sacó mucho (provecho) de la experienciatodos se van a beneficiar con el cambioExample sentences
- Preventing people who may benefit from receiving a drug treatment that works will see us lose a decade of progress and return to a dark age of dementia care.
- The service can only exist on the subscriptions received from households who benefit from the service.
- It seems that some patients needing blood transfusions may benefit from receiving chicken blood rather than human blood.
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