Behalf

Definition of Behalf

Be`half´
n.1.Advantage; favor; stead; benefit; interest; profit; support; defense; vindication.
In behalf of his mistress's beauty.
- Sir P. Sidney.
Against whom he had contracted some prejudice in behalf of his nation.
- Clarendon.
In behalf of
in the interest of.
On behalf of
on account of; on the part of.

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advantage, avail, behoof, benison, blessing, boon, convenience, for, gain, good, in place of, interest, percentage, point, profit, service, use, value, well-being, world of good, worth
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