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synonyms for on behalf of

  • in behalf of
  • in support of
  • on the side of
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How to use on behalf of in a sentence

England proclaimed a rough indignation at the demand for Gibraltar, which Austria had made in behalf of Spain.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
You never know when you are going to stumble upon a jewel in the most out-of-the-way corner.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
But Lessard's a overbearin' son-of-a-gun all round, and he's always breakin' out in a new place.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Mr. Slocum was not educated in a university, and his life has been in by-paths, and out-of-the-way places.
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
The Spanish men-of-war, which were always painted white, had their colour changed to dark grey like the American ships.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
Before I'd gone five miles the hoodoo that had been working overtime on my behalf got busy again.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
I drew back from the rim of Writing-On-the-Stone, that set of whispered phrases echoing in my ears.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Later on the commander of a German man-of-war and his staff were received and fêted by the Captain-General.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
It must have been the window-panes, for he was anxious to get the most beautiful mother-of-pearl he could find.
ALILA, OUR LITTLE PHILIPPINE COUSINMARY HAZELTON WADE
Above all else he did not want Winifred to know that solicitude in her behalf had drawn him from the path of duty.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
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WORDS RELATED TO ON BEHALF OF

  • alternately
  • alternative
  • as a substitute
  • in lieu
  • in place of
  • in preference
  • on behalf of
  • on second thought
  • preferably
  • rather
  • rather than
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.