What does helping mean?

Definitions for helpingˈhɛl pɪŋ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word helping.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. helping, portion, serving(noun)

    an individual quantity of food or drink taken as part of a meal

    "the helpings were all small"; "his portion was larger than hers"; "there's enough for two servings each"


  1. helping(Noun)

    A portion or serving, especially of food that one takes for oneself, or to which one helps oneself;

    She eagerly took a second helping of ice cream.

  2. helping(Noun)

    An amount or quantity

Webster Dictionary

  1. Helping

    of Help

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'helping' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2727

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'helping' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2037


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of helping in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of helping in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Samuel Smiles:

    The duty of helping one's self in the highest sense involves the helping of one's neighbors.

  2. Ralph Waldo Emerson:

    It is one of the most beautiful compensations of life, that no man can sincerely try to help another without helping himself.

  3. Amelia Lehto:

    I go to bed every night feeling like I'm doing best I can, and just because I'm helping others doesn't mean they're not helping me. what makes me most happy.

  4. Tal Dehtiar:

    You will never hear me call myself a social entrepreneur. I despise the word. I think it’s silly, we are not helping people; we are helping them by letting them help themselves.

  5. Audrey Hepburn:

    Remember, if you ever need a helping hand, you'll find one at the end of your arm. . . . As you grow older you will discover that you have two hands. One for helping yourself, the other for helping others.

Images & Illustrations of helping

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