What does Assistance mean?

Definitions for Assistanceəˈsɪs təns

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. aid, assist, assistance, 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"

  2. aid, assistance, help(noun)

    a resource

    "visual aids in teaching"


  1. assistance(Noun)

    Aid; help; the act or result of assisting.

  2. Origin: assistance, from assistentia, from assisto.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Assistance(noun)

    the act of assisting; help; aid; furtherance; succor; support

  2. Assistance(noun)

    an assistant or helper; a body of helpers

  3. Assistance(noun)

    persons present

  4. Origin: [Cf. F. assistance.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Assistance' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2346

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Assistance' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3866

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Assistance' in Nouns Frequency: #1049


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Assistance in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Assistance in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Lewand Rojava:

    The assistance we've received.

  2. The Talmud:

    The sun sets without thy assistance.

  3. Khumbulani Ndlovu:

    We want children to benefit from this assistance.

  4. Syrian Ambassador Bashar Ja'afari:

    There is no shortage of humanitarian assistance in Madaya.

  5. Ambika Neopaney:

    We help them come forward and get counselling and legal assistance.

Images & Illustrations of Assistance

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