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  Words related to aid

Related / Similar Words: care, attention, tending, assist, assistance, help, economic aid

 

Definition:
  • the work of caring for or attending to someone or something; "no medical care was required"; "the old car needed constant attention";
  • 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";
  • a resource; "visual aids in teaching"; "economic assistance to depressed areas";
  • a gift of money to support a worthy person or cause;
  • improve the condition of; "These pills will help the patient";
  • 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";

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    Hyponyms: hair care, haircare, hairdressing, maternalism, babysitting, baby sitting, pet sitting, dental care, first aid, treatment, incubation, livery, manicure, pedicure, nourishment, nursing, tender loving care, TLC, nurturance, personal care, skin care, skincare, faith healing, faith cure, tree surgery, healthcare, health care, self-help, facilitation, hand, helping hand, recourse, resort, refuge, thanks, financial aid, relief, succor, succour, ministration, lift, service, accommodation, boost, encouragement, support, scholarship, fellowship, foreign aid, grant, grant-in-aid, traineeship, bring around, cure, heal, benefit, do good, facilitate, ease, alleviate, serve, attend to, wait on, attend, assist, benefact, help out, subserve, expedite, hasten, avail, care, give care, bootstrap

     

    Derivational Morphology: tend, help, attend, take care, look, see, care, give care, facilitate, assist, serve, attend to, wait on, attention, tending, assistance, assistant, helper, supporter, benefactor

     

    Anagrams: IDA, DIA

     

    Language Translations:
    Danish: hjælpe   Dutch: helpen  
    Finnish: auttaa   French: aider  
    German: helfen   Italian: aiutare  
    Japanese: 補助する   Latin: iuvare  
    Portuguese: ajudar   Russian: помогать  
    Spanish: ayudar  
     
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