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help
Part of Speech: verb
Results: 12
1. To lend aid or assistance; to contribute strength or means; to avail or be of use; to assist.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
3. To prevent; to hinder; as, the evil approaches, and who can help it?
6. Strength or means furnished toward promoting an object, or deliverance from difficulty or distress; aid; ^; also, the person or thing furnishing the aid; as, he gave me a help of fifty dollars.
7. Remedy; relief; as, there is no help for it.
9. Specifically, a domestic servant, man or woman.
Part of Speech: noun
1. To furnish with strength or means for the successful performance of any action or the attainment of any object; to aid; to assist; as, to help a man in his work; to help one to remember; -- the following infinitive is commonly used without to; as, " Help me scale yon balcony."
Examples of usage:
  • There was no help for her. - "Holbein", Beatrice Fortescue.
  • We must go in and help them. - "The Bride of Fort Edward", Delia Bacon.
  • Does it help you to be like Him? - "Expositions of Holy Scripture: Romans Corinthians (To II Corinthians, Chap. V)", Alexander Maclaren.
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