disbenefit
noun Date: 1968 something disadvantageous or objectionable ; drawback

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • disbenefit — /dɪsˈbɛnəfət/ (say dis benuhfuht) noun 1. a disadvantage. –verb (t) (disbenefited or disbenefitted, disbenefiting or disbenefitting) 2. to disadvantage: to disbenefit the older community …   Australian English dictionary

  • disbenefit — ¦disˌ noun Etymology: dis (I) + benefit (I) : something disadvantageous or objectionable : drawback noise nuisance was the main disbenefit Philip Howard …   Useful english dictionary

  • disbenefit — noun Anything disadvantageous Syn: drawback …   Wiktionary

  • disbenefit — noun Brit. a disadvantage …   English new terms dictionary

  • disbenefit — dis·benefit …   English syllables

  • Independent school (UK) — An independent school in the United Kingdom is a school relying upon private sources for all of its funding, predominantly in the form of school fees. In England and Wales the term public school is often used to refer to what is normally called… …   Wikipedia

  • Public management — considers that government and non profit administration resembles private sector management in some important ways. As such, there are management tools appropriate in public and in private domains, tools that maximize efficiency and effectiveness …   Wikipedia

  • Daytime running lamp — A daytime running lamp (DRL, also daylight running lamp or daytime running light) is an automotive lighting device on the front of a roadgoing motor vehicle, installed in pairs, automatically switched on when the vehicle is moving forward,… …   Wikipedia

  • consideration — con·sid·er·a·tion n: something (as an act or forbearance or the promise thereof) done or given by one party for the act or promise of another see also contract compare motive ◇ Except in Louisiana, consideration is a necessary element to the… …   Law dictionary

  • Luz de circulación diurna — La luz de circulación diurna (también conocida por sus siglas en inglés DRL, luz diurna o luz de día) es un componente de la iluminación automotriz que se encarga de aumentar la visibilidad del vehículo que la equipa durante su funcionamiento… …   Wikipedia Español

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”