Thesaurus > Related Words: assist

  Words related to assist

Related / Similar Words: aid, assistance, help, serve, attend to, wait on, attend

 

Definition:
  • (sports) the act of enabling another player to make a good play;
  • 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";
  • act as an assistant in a subordinate or supportive function;
  • work for or be a servant to; "May I serve you?"; "She attends the old lady in the wheelchair"; "Can you wait on our table, please?"; "Is a salesperson assisting you?"; "The minister served the King for many years";
  • 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";

  •  
    Hyponyms: self-help, facilitation, hand, helping hand, recourse, resort, refuge, thanks, financial aid, relief, succor, succour, ministration, lift, service, accommodation, boost, encouragement, support, protect, abet, valet, fag, facilitate, ease, alleviate, serve, attend to, wait on, attend, benefact, help out, subserve, expedite, hasten, avail, care, give care, bootstrap

     

    Grouped Verbs: serve

     

    Derivational Morphology: help, aid, facilitate, serve, attend to, wait on, attend, assistant, helper, supporter, assistance, attendant, attender, tender, servant, retainer, servitor, benefactor

     

    Anagrams: Isatis, stasis

     

     
      Search Thesaurus

    Search the meaning/definition of over one hundred thousand words!
     
     
      
      Feature Word
     
      Find words starting with:
       
    A
    B
    C
       
    D
    E
    F
       
    G
    H
    I
       
    J
    K
    L
       
    M
    N
    O
       
    P
    Q
    R
       
    S
    T
    U
       
    V
    W
    X
       
    Y
    Z