How to use Behoof in a sentence

behoof
  • Envy, malice and uncharitableness are found in primitive society, as elsewhere, and in their behoof the mystic forces are not unfrequently unloosed by those who know how to do so.

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  • Most of the magic is worked (Intichiuma in Arunta) by the members of each totem kin or group for the behoof of the totem as an article of food supply.

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  • But that state transacted business on a hardly less grand scale on its own behoof.

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