Benevolent is a related term of helpful.
As adjectives the difference between benevolent and helpful
is that benevolent
is having a disposition to do good while helpful
is furnishing help; giving aid; useful.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
Having a disposition to do good.
Possessing or manifesting love for mankind.
altruistic, charitable, good, just and fair.
- Chinese and Eastern mythologies describe dragons as benevolent .
* helpfull (archaic)
Furnishing help; giving aid; useful.