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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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Now that it's formed, let's give the benefit of the doubt, and let's give them all the support.
AFTER any General Election, irrespective of which political party I vote for, I am more than prepared to give the benefit of the doubt to the party which wins, and allow them in due course, to dig a hole for themselves as the noose tightens.
I am more than prepared to give the benefit of the doubt, and state given Labour's record on the economy, they don't know or care.
At every turn it is clear that this report has done exactly what was required - to give the benefit of the doubt to the state, its Cabinet and ministers, to the Army, to the intelligence services and to itself.