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Synonyms for benefactor
ˈbɛn əˌfæk tər, ˌbɛn əˈfæk-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. benefactor, helper(noun)

    a person who helps people or institutions (especially with financial help)

    Synonyms:
    supporter, assistant, helper, help

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. benefactor

    Synonyms:
    friend, supporter, contributor, upholder, well-wisher, favorer, well-doer, patron

    Antonyms:
    foe, opponent, disfavorer, antagonist, rival, backfriend, oppressor

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    patron

How to pronounce benefactor?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say benefactor in sign language?

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#76help
#503friend
#2318assistant
#9028contributor
#12931helper
#14122patron
#15000supporter
#45642benefactor
#282650upholder

How to use benefactor in a sentence?

  1. Rich Barger:

    We think it's likely a cohort of Chinese actors, a bunch of mini-groups that are handled by one main benefactor, we think this series of activity over time is a little more distributed, and that is why there is not a broad consensus as to the beginning and end of this group.

  2. Samuel Johnson:

    He is a benefactor of mankind who contracts the great rules of life into short sentences, that may be easily impressed on the memory, and so recur habitually to the mind.

  3. Robert G. Ingersoll:

    The destroyer of weeds, thistles, and thorns is a benefactor whether he soweth grain or not.

  4. Mark Twain:

    We owe a deep debt of gratitude to Adam, the first great benefactor of the human race: he brought death into the world.


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