meaning of BENEFICIAL

BENEFICIAL meaning in General Dictionary

Conferring advantages of good use lucrative helpful advantageous serviceable adding to a very important end accompanied by to

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  • marketing or enhancing well-being
  • Conferring advantages; of good use; profitable; helpful;u000du000a beneficial; serviceable; adding to a very important end; -- followedu000du000a by to.
  • Receiving, or entitled to have or receive, advantage, use, or advantage; because, the beneficial owner of an estate.
  • King.

BENEFICIAL meaning in Law Dictionary

Tending to the main benefit of an individual; yielding a revenue, benefit, or advantage; appreciating or entitled to a benefit or profit. In re Importers' Exchange (Com. PI.) 2 N. Y. Supp. 257; Regina v. Vange, 3 Adol. & El. (N. S.) 254. This term is used both to estates (as a "beneficial interest") also to people, (as "the beneficial owner.")


BENEFICIAL meaning in Etymology Dictionary

mid-15c., "helpful, beneficial," from Middle French b


BENEFICIAL meaning in General Dictionary

(a.) Conferring advantages; helpful; profitable; helpful; beneficial; serviceable; leading to a very important end; -- followed by to.

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  • (a.) Receiving, or eligible for have or get, advantage, use, or benefit; since, the advantageous owner of an estate.
  • (a.) King.

Sentence Examples with the word BENEFICIAL

The climate has a beneficial effect on pulmonary diseases, especially in their earlier stages, and is remarkable in arresting the decay of vital power consequent upon old age.

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