Benthamite (comparative more Benthamite, superlative most Benthamite)
- relating to the utilitarian philosophy of Jeremy Bentham.
Benthamite (plural Benthamites)
- one that subscribes to the utilitarian philosophy of Jeremy Bentham.
- 1924, Herman Melville, Billy Budd, London: Constable & Co., Chapter 4, 
- Well, should we set aside the more disputable point whether for various reasons it was possible to anchor the fleet, then plausibly enough the Benthamites of war may urge the above.