Associations to the word «Behalf»

Wiktionary

BEHALF, noun. Advantage; favor; stead; benefit; interest; profit; support; defense; vindication.

Dictionary definition

BEHALF, noun. As the agent of or on someone's part (usually expressed as "on behalf of" rather than "in behalf of"); "the guardian signed the contract on behalf of the minor child"; "this letter is written on behalf of my client";.
BEHALF, noun. For someone's benefit (usually expressed as `in behalf' rather than `on behalf' and usually with a possessive); "in your behalf"; "campaigning in his own behalf"; "spoke a good word in his friend's behalf".

Wise words

One merit of poetry few persons will deny: it says more and in fewer words than prose.
Voltaire