Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • In a beneficent manner.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adverb In a beneficent manner; with beneficence.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adverb In a beneficent manner

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

  • Early Jewish Reconstructionist leaders, who considered themselves fervent Zionists, had it right in 1950 when they argued in an editorial: "The establishment of the State of Israel has not--and this needs to be emphasized--changed the nature of Jewish peoplehood; it has only afforded an improved opportunity for enabling Jewish peoplehood to function beneficently in the life of every Jew."

    Rabbi Dan Ehrenkrantz: Jewish Unity And The State Of Israel

  • His beard was long and white, and he smiled beneficently at the students shouting all around him.

    The Omega Theory

  • Early Jewish Reconstructionist leaders, who considered themselves fervent Zionists, had it right in 1950 when they argued in an editorial: "The establishment of the State of Israel has not--and this needs to be emphasized--changed the nature of Jewish peoplehood; it has only afforded an improved opportunity for enabling Jewish peoplehood to function beneficently in the life of every Jew."

    Rabbi Dan Ehrenkrantz: Jewish Unity And The State Of Israel

  • The Kaplan, a kindly, scholarly man smiled beneficently and asked, “What was the question again young man?”

    365 tomorrows » 2010 » March : A New Free Flash Fiction SciFi Story Every Day

  • His beard was long and white, and he smiled beneficently at the students shouting all around him.

    The Omega Theory

  • Early Jewish Reconstructionist leaders, who considered themselves fervent Zionists, had it right in 1950 when they argued in an editorial: "The establishment of the State of Israel has not--and this needs to be emphasized--changed the nature of Jewish peoplehood; it has only afforded an improved opportunity for enabling Jewish peoplehood to function beneficently in the life of every Jew."

    Rabbi Dan Ehrenkrantz: Jewish Unity And The State Of Israel

  • Early Jewish Reconstructionist leaders, who considered themselves fervent Zionists, had it right in 1950 when they argued in an editorial: "The establishment of the State of Israel has not--and this needs to be emphasized--changed the nature of Jewish peoplehood; it has only afforded an improved opportunity for enabling Jewish peoplehood to function beneficently in the life of every Jew."

    Rabbi Dan Ehrenkrantz: Jewish Unity And The State Of Israel

  • The Kaplan, a kindly, scholarly man smiled beneficently and asked, “What was the question again young man?”

    365 tomorrows » Roi R. Czechvala : A New Free Flash Fiction SciFi Story Every Day

  • His face glowed beneficently in the eldritch autumn light eking through the window that overlooked the park.

    The Curse of the Wendigo

  • His face glowed beneficently in the eldritch autumn light eking through the window that overlooked the park.

    The Curse of the Wendigo

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.