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English definition of “give sb the benefit of the doubt”

give sb the benefit of the doubt

to choose to believe what someone tells you even though it may be wrong or a lieBelieving
(Definition of give sb the benefit of the doubt from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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