After all, Jackson was a member of the law enforcement community and perhaps he would be amenable to letting us retain our anonymity, realizing the greater benefit to goals.
She gave his teenage temper the benefit of the doubt and patted him on the shoulder as she left the car.
She seemed like a solitary person, but he wondered if she'd benefit from meeting the Natural women in the organization.
Cynthia was sure the culprit was Fitzgerald himself, and while Dean didn't doubt the detested acting sheriff was capable, he couldn't picture anyone taking that much risk and going to that much trouble for the questionable benefit of embarrassing candidate Dean.
We'll all benefit by having things return to normal.
To date, nothing Evelyn had done was for anyone else's benefit but Evelyn's, a realization she'd come to when she'd stopped crying a few days ago.
Jackson felt it poetic justice that their gala should benefit the organization that supplied blood to the masses.
She rubbed her face and considered ignoring her instinct, wanting to give the high-level government members the benefit of the doubt.
I'm giving her the benefit of the doubt that she made it all the way to the river.
If you think you'd benefit, you probably will.
Alex had instructed Carmen to put the insurance benefit in a money market where it would draw interest until Lori had time to recover.
Xander refused to say more, aware there was no benefit in opening old wounds, especially the kind that had driven the five Original beings a part – thereby leaving them vulnerable to the Watchers and Others – before the Schism.
The original texts, of theses discussed in the schools, and of systematic expositions of Cartesian philosophy for the benefit of the student.
A work, entitled Benefizio di Cristo (" The Benefit of Christ's Death"), has been attributed to Paleario on insufficient grounds.
Cunningham Park is under the control of the trustees of a fund left for the benefit of the township, and contains a gymnasium, skating-pond, tennis courts, &c., open to townspeople only.
Once a benefit is established, it creates a constituency fiercely dedicated to defending it.
But let's adopt the cynic's view for a moment and assume people in these corporations are chiefly concerned about their financial benefit, not about human suffering, when it comes to war.
Economic alliances hold benefit for countries that military alliances don't: They remove barriers, more than erecting them, and an alliance with one nation doesn't preclude striking the same agreement with others.
My little brother, Phillips, is not well, and we think the clear mountain air will benefit him.
When she was a little girl, a good many unwise and tactless things that were said for her benefit were not repeated to her, thanks to the wise watchfulness of Miss Sullivan.
He agreed with Mr. Anagnos that it was my duty to give others the benefit of my experience.
An annual rent of from twenty-five to a hundred dollars (these are the country rates) entitles him to the benefit of the improvements of centuries, spacious apartments, clean paint and paper, Rumford fire-place, back plastering, Venetian blinds, copper pump, spring lock, a commodious cellar, and many other things.
Therefore we should receive the benefit of his light and heat with a corresponding trust and magnanimity.
"Here at least we shall have the benefit of your company all to ourselves, dear prince," said the little princess (of course, in French) to Prince Vasili.
It taught men to be wise and good and for their own benefit to follow the example and instruction of the best and wisest men.
How would the count have borne his dearly loved daughter's illness had he not known that it was costing him a thousand rubles, and that he would not grudge thousands more to benefit her, or had he not known that if her illness continued he would not grudge yet other thousands and would take her abroad for consultations there, and had he not been able to explain the details of how Metivier and Feller had not understood the symptoms, but Frise had, and Mudrov had diagnosed them even better?