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synonyms for benefactor

  • backer
  • contributor
  • patron
  • philanthropist
  • promoter
  • protector
  • supporter
  • aid
  • altruist
  • angel
  • assistant
  • fan
  • helper
  • humanitarian
  • mark
  • sponsor
  • subscriber
  • subsidizer
  • well-wisher
  • Good Samaritan
  • Santa Claus
  • fairy godparent
  • grubstaker
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antonyms for benefactor

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  • opponent
  • antagonist
  • opposer
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How to use benefactor in a sentence

Those subsidies will soon end as its benefactors start making more and more of their own EVs.
TESLA’S BIGGEST PROFIT CENTER IS DANGEROUSLY CLOSE TO RUNNING OUT OF POWERSHAWN TULLYSEPTEMBER 30, 2020FORTUNE
It ensnared freelancers like writers, musicians, and others who gig for a living and get paid by multiple benefactors.
THE COMPLAINTS OF THE ENTITLED WORKERS OF SILICON VALLEYADAM LASHINSKYSEPTEMBER 8, 2020FORTUNE
The insurer has refused to identify the benefactor other than to say it was not a person or company doing business with the plan.
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The company is among the top business benefactors of the pandemic, which has displaced millions of workers from office buildings and sped up digital transformation.
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While the share of the company’s loans that lead to lawsuits may seem low, they said the rate is far higher than that of its peers — particularly for a lender that paints itself as a flexible benefactor.
THE LOAN COMPANY THAT SUED THOUSANDS OF LOW-INCOME LATINOS DURING THE PANDEMICBY KIAH COLLIER, REN LARSON AND PERLA TREVIZOAUGUST 31, 2020PROPUBLICA
Georges d'Amboise a French cardinal and statesman, died; a great benefactor to France.
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It is said to be not unusual, for the peasantry of Liverpool, to speak of Mr. Bell, as a benefactor of the emigrant domestics.
THE CONDITION, ELEVATION, EMIGRATION, AND DESTINY OF THE COLORED PEOPLE OF THE UNITED STATESMARTIN R. DELANY
Died in the latter part of 1829 at the age of fifteen, shortly after the death of his benefactor, the physician.
REPERTORY OF THE COMEDIE HUMAINE, COMPLETE, A -- ZANATOLE CERFBERR AND JULES FRANOIS CHRISTOPHE
Whether Daudet was as much at liberty to make free with the character of his benefactor Morny is another matter.
THE NABOBALPHONSE DAUDET
Mademoiselle de Langeais even came down a few steps, to meet their benefactor the sooner.
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WORDS RELATED TO BENEFACTOR

  • advocate
  • ally
  • angel
  • benefactor
  • champion
  • endorser
  • follower
  • grubstaker
  • meal ticket
  • money
  • patron
  • promoter
  • protagonist
  • sponsor
  • staker
  • underwriter
  • well-wisher
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.