What does Assistant mean?

Definitions for Assistantəˈsɪs tənt

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. assistant, helper, help, supporter(adj)

    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"

  2. adjunct, assistant(adj)

    of or relating to a person who is subordinate to another


  1. assistant(Noun)

    Someone who is present; a bystander, a witness.

  2. assistant(Noun)

    A person who assists or helps someone else.

  3. assistant(Noun)

    sales assistant.

  4. assistant(Noun)

    A software tool that provides assistance in some task.

  5. assistant(Adjective)

    Having a subordinate or auxiliary position.

  6. Origin: From assistant, from assister.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Assistant(adj)

    helping; lending aid or support; auxiliary

  2. Assistant(adj)

    of the second grade in the staff of the army; as, an assistant surgeon

  3. Assistant(noun)

    one who, or that which, assists; a helper; an auxiliary; a means of help

  4. Assistant(noun)

    an attendant; one who is present

  5. Origin: [Cf. F. assistant, p. pr. of assister.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Assistant' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4590

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Assistant' in Nouns Frequency: #1495

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Assistant' in Adjectives Frequency: #673


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Assistant in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Assistant in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Thomas J. Watson:

    A manager is an assistant to his men.

  2. Matt McIlwain:

    That trusted assistant could function as my agent for all kinds of transactions and activities.

  3. Chief Executive Elms:

    The company had an employee at the time who was effectively a political assistant... it was from the company.

  4. Aung Htet Myat:

    I carry baskets with stones the whole day, if there is no gravel boat to unload, I help bus drivers as an assistant.

  5. Hillary Clinton:

    Somehow, her emails were being forwarded to Anthony Weiner, including classified information by her assistant, Huma Abedin.

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