What does assistance mean?

Definitions for assistance
əˈsɪs tənsas·sis·tance

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"

Wiktionary

  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.]

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. assistance

    Aid or help: strongly enjoined to be given whenever a signal is made requiring it.

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

How to pronounce assistance?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say assistance in sign language?

  1. assistance

Numerology

  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

Examples of assistance in a Sentence

  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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Popularity rank by frequency of use

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