housing benefit Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"housing benefit" in British English

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housing benefitnoun [U]

uk   us  
in the UK, ​moneypaid by the ​government to ​helppeople who are ​poorpay for a ​place to ​live in
(Definition of housing benefit from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"housing benefit" in Business English

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housing benefitnoun [U]

uk   us   GOVERNMENT
in the UK, ​moneypaid by the ​government to ​helppeople who are on a ​lowincomepay for a ​place to ​live in: Regulations ​place a ​duty on ​localauthorities to ensure ​housingbenefit is ​processed and ​paid in two weeks.
(Definition of housing benefit from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “housing benefit”
in Chinese (Simplified) (英国政府提供给穷人的)住房补助…
in Chinese (Traditional) (英國政府提供給窮人的)住屋補助…
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