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benefit

an allowance paid by the government as for sickness, unemployment, etc., to which a person is entitled under social security or the national insurance scheme
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Bercaw also gave much more benefit of the doubt to Schook, a CPA and certified fraud examiner, than Schook had extended to Sharp, who has a degree in English.
Pietersen spoke with the air of a batsman who had enjoyed the benefit of the doubt for his entire career until the DRS came along.
Yes, our own teams benefit from luck or ref misses, but the benefits of having replays will do the rest of the league more good than the top four who seem always to get the benefit of the doubt.
We're going to give Vibskov the benefit of the doubt on this one because the spiky beard print he designed is zig-zagged genius.
And there was me willing to give this dumb blonde the benefit of the doubt.
She added that children whose ages are under dispute should be given the benefit of the doubt.
So I will try to count to 10 and give them the benefit of the doubt.
Jenni, who plays Jessica Harris in the Channel 4 soap has given Rob the benefit of the doubt over his past.
Give your boyfriend the benefit of the doubt, but keep an eye on his actions--which speak louder than words.
Vets are often forced into getting a lawyer when the VA refuses to give them the benefit of the doubt regarding issues like date of injury/claim reported to the VA.
To give him the benefit of the doubt, it may be that Mr Bradbourne has not entirely understood what a city region would do or the important strategic role it would play.
Now, prudent D&O underwriters may no longer be in a position to give companies the benefit of the doubt.