UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/bɪˈhæf/, /bɪˈhɑːf/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/bɪˈhæf/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(bi haf′, -häf′)
on behalf of [sb], on [sb]'s behalf, in behalf of [sb], in [sb]'s behalfpreppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
(in place of [sb])
w czyimś imieniu wyr.
Uwaga: "On your behalf" is currently much more common than "in your behalf."
I'm phoning on behalf of my daughter, who has lost her voice. The millionaire sent somebody to bid on the painting on his behalf.