1. benefit of clergy sanction by a religious rite
  2. benevolent showing or motivated by sympathy and understanding
  3. benefit concert a concert given for the benefit of some charitable cause
  4. binding energy the energy required to separate particles from a molecule or atom or nucleus; equals the mass defect
  5. benefactor a person who helps people or institutions
  6. peanut gallery (figurative) people whose criticisms are regarded as irrelevant or insignificant (resembling uneducated people who throw peanuts on the stage to express displeasure with a performance)
  7. Kenneth Clark United States psychologist (born in Panama) whose research persuaded the Supreme Court that segregated schools were discriminatory (1914-2005)
  8. bank clerk an employee of a bank who receives and pays out money
  9. benevolence disposition to do good
  10. beneficiary the recipient of funds or other advantages
  11. benefit album concept album compiling a performer's work or work supporting some worthy cause
  12. benefit something that aids or promotes well-being
  13. postal clerk a clerk in a post office
  14. benefactress a woman benefactor
  15. befittingly in an appropriate manner
  16. by and large usually; as a rule
  17. beneficial promoting or enhancing well-being
  18. pontifical proceeding from or ordered by or subject to a pope
  19. pontificate administer a pontifical office
  20. benefactive role the semantic role of the intended recipient who benefits from the happening denoted by the verb in the clause