HyperDic: beneficial

English > 1 sense of the word beneficial:
ADJECTIVEallbeneficial, goodpromoting or enhancing well-being
beneficial > pronunciation
Soundsbeh.nahfih'shahl
Rhymesabdominal ... zoological: 2115 rhymes with ahl...
English > beneficial: 1 sense > adjective 1
MeaningPromoting or enhancing well-being.
Examples
  • "an arms limitation agreement beneficial to all countries"
  • "the beneficial effects of a temperate climate"
Synonymgood
Broaderadvantageous, favorable, favourableGiving an advantage
Spanishbeneficioso, bueno
Catalanbeneficiós, bo
Nounsbenefitsomething that aids or promotes well-being
Adverbsbeneficiallyin a beneficial manner

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