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    the benefit of the doubt

    What is the exact meaning of "the benefit of the doubt"?
    Can you tell me the meaning in a good context?
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    Re: the benefit of the doubt

    give the benefit of the doubt - Idioms - by the Free Dictionary, Thesaurus and Encyclopedia.

    I was suspicious of her story about her car not wanting to start, but since she is a good employee I gave her the benefit of the doubt.

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