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Synonyms for behalf

on something or someone's behalf or on behalf of something or someone: as a representative of


on something or someone's behalf or on behalf of something or someone: for the benefit of


  • for the benefit of
  • for the sake of
  • in support of
  • on the side of
  • in the interests of
  • on account of
  • for the good of
  • in defence of
  • to the advantage of
  • for the profit of

Words related to behalf

as the agent of or on someone's part (usually expressed as "on behalf of" rather than "in behalf of")

for someone's benefit (usually expressed as 'in behalf' rather than 'on behalf' and usually with a possessive)

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IV 2010) (amending section 6(b) of the Exchange Act to require that the rules of each national securities exchange prohibit any broker-dealer from voting on its clients' behalves in certain shareholder votes); see also Notice of Filing and Order Granting Accelerated Approval of a Proposed Rule Change to Amend NYSE Rule 452 and Listed Company Manual Section 402.
Indeed, STEALTH attempts to foster what it calls the "collectively authored city," inspiring different interest groups to rise up and speak on their own behalves.
Honig also expresses this sentiment for a new form of citizenship and democracy that does not revolve around that nation-state, one "that seeks, instead, to multiply the sites of affect, coordination, and organization that move people into (and sometimes out of) politics on their own behalves and on behalf of others" (40).
And on both our behalves, I dreaded what awaited the next patron.
be considered a provisional note of resignation as faculty members on all our behalves.
We rely on a wide variety of sources, including reports from government agencies or the news media, as well as information from juveniles and their families or those who advocate on their behalves.
18) Similarly, adverse inferences are permissible in the case of suspects who fail to respond to police questions about suspicious objects, substances, or marks on their person or clothing or place where they are arrested;(19) or if they do not explain to the police why they were present at a place around the time of the crime;(20) or if they fail to testify on their own behalves at trial.
V Cows are mothers of calves And are anxious on their behalves.
Furthermore, despite the financial crisis, consumers generally trust in these larger, longer-established institutions than newer ones when it comes to the deposits held on customers' behalves.
LAST Sunday was pure indulgence - on your behalves, you understand.
Jiang Guohua, respectively, to attend the Meeting and vote on their behalves.
A consortium of other financial investors led by AIG-CET also agreed to the term sheet in their respective behalves.
AAWC patient members or those lay-caregivers who will join on patients' behalves will receive all of the same benefits of membership given to clinician members, including a monthly subscription to OWM & WOUNDS, a quarterly newsletter with a patient focused column, as well as access to a patient-run and patient-managed support network.
Now when I see the Scouts staged at the Post Office exit, I wince on their behalves, though I notice that these days there is always a parent dispatched to mastermind the ploy.
Our America'' demonstrates just how difficult it is to get a dialogue between the races started when both sides are too busy bickering about who should be speaking on their respective behalves.