Benefit and Merit


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Benefit noun – A thing that helps.
Merit is a synonym for benefit in quality topic. In some cases you can use "Merit" instead the word "Benefit" as a noun or a verb or an adjective, when it comes to topics like good, worth, advantage.
Nearby Words: beneficial, benefaction, beneficent, benefited, beneficence
Synonyms for Benefit


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Merit noun – A quality that gives something special worth.
Benefit is a synonym for merit in advantage topic. You can use "Benefit" instead the word "Merit" as a noun or a verb or an adjective, if it concerns topics such as good point.
Nearby Words: merited, meriting
Synonyms for Merit

How words are described

special special benefit special merit
equal equal benefit equal merit
particular particular benefit particular merit
considerable considerable benefit considerable merit
Other adjectives: relative, dubious, obvious, actual, real, great, huge, little, personal, major, sole, general, possible, significant, greater, scientific, economic, strategic.

Common collocations

production benefit production merit production
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