Associations to the word «Help»


HELP, noun. (uncountable) Action given to provide assistance; aid.
HELP, noun. (usually uncountable) Something or someone which provides assistance with a task.
HELP, noun. Documentation provided with computer software, etc. and accessed using the computer.
HELP, noun. (usually uncountable) One or more people employed to help in the maintenance of a house or the operation of a farm or enterprise.
HELP, noun. (uncountable) (euphemistic) Correction of deficits, as by psychological counseling or medication or social support or remedial training.
HELP, verb. (transitive) To provide assistance to (someone or something).
HELP, verb. (transitive) To contribute in some way to.
HELP, verb. (intransitive) To provide assistance.
HELP, verb. (transitive) To avoid; to prevent; to refrain from; to restrain (oneself). Usually used in nonassertive contexts with can.
HELP, interjection. A cry of distress or an urgent request for assistance
HELP DESK, noun. A section of an organization offering specialist advice to customers or users who have problems, especially with computer equipment or systems.
HELP DESKS, noun. Plural of help desk
HELP ONESELF, verb. (reflexive) To take something freely; to serve oneself without restraint.
HELP ONESELF, verb. To exhibit self-control.
HELP ONESELF, verb. Used other than as an idiom: see help.
HELP OUT, verb. To provide additional assistance

Dictionary definition

HELP, noun. The activity of contributing to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose; "he gave me an assist with the housework"; "could not walk without assistance"; "rescue party went to their aid"; "offered his help in unloading".
HELP, noun. A person who contributes to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose; "my invaluable assistant"; "they hired additional help to finish the work".
HELP, noun. A resource; "visual aids in teaching".
HELP, noun. A means of serving; "of no avail"; "there's no help for it".
HELP, verb. Give help or assistance; be of service; "Everyone helped out during the earthquake"; "Can you help me carry this table?"; "She never helps around the house".
HELP, verb. Improve the condition of; "These pills will help the patient".
HELP, verb. Be of use; "This will help to prevent accidents".
HELP, verb. Abstain from doing; always used with a negative; "I can't help myself--I have to smoke"; "She could not help watching the sad spectacle".
HELP, verb. Help to some food; help with food or drink; "I served him three times, and after that he helped himself".
HELP, verb. Contribute to the furtherance of; "This money will help the development of literacy in developing countries".
HELP, verb. Take or use; "She helped herself to some of the office supplies".
HELP, verb. Improve; change for the better; "New slipcovers will help the old living room furniture".

Wise words

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