Definitions for assistant
Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word assistant.
assistant, helper, help, supporteradjective
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"
of or relating to a person who is subordinate to another
Someone who is present; a bystander, a witness.
A person who assists or helps someone else.
A software tool that provides assistance in some task.
Having a subordinate or auxiliary position.
Etymology: From assistant, from assister.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Helping; lending aid.
Etymology: from assist.
Some perchance did adhere to the duke, and were assistant to him openly, or at least under hand. Matthew Hale, Com. Law of Engl.
Etymology: from assist.
Some young towardly noblemen or gentlemen were usually sent as assistants or attendants, according to the quality of the persons. Francis Bacon, Advice to Sir George Villiers.
The pale assistants on each other star’d,
With gaping mouths for issuing words prepar’d. Dryden.
helping; lending aid or support; auxiliary
of the second grade in the staff of the army; as, an assistant surgeon
one who, or that which, assists; a helper; an auxiliary; a means of help
an attendant; one who is present
Etymology: [Cf. F. assistant, p. pr. of assister.]
Military Dictionary and Gazetteer
In the English army, is the third grade in any particular branch of the staff, such as the quartermaster-general’s or adjutant-general’s. After the principal comes the deputy and then the assistant. In the United States it is the second grade in the staff branches of the army.
A person with the accurate and specific ability, experience, knowledge, training, awareness to perform their job title, role and responsibility to provide support in a business.
Assistant roles are within retail, schools and other organizations.
Submitted by MaryC on March 14, 2020
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'assistant' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4590
Rank popularity for the word 'assistant' in Nouns Frequency: #1495
Rank popularity for the word 'assistant' in Adjectives Frequency: #673
The numerical value of assistant in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of assistant in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
The principal, Melissa Carter, and Melissa Carter assistant, Celia Self, who held down and severely paddled this six-year-old first grader, violated the clearly written rule of the Hendry County School District and the laws of the State of Florida.
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Somehow, her emails were being forwarded to Anthony Weiner, including classified information by her assistant, Huma Abedin.
Willie has established himself as one of the most respected assistant coaches in the NBA. In large part, this is due to a tireless work ethic and authenticity of character, he brings a vast amount of basketball knowledge and experience to our team as both a coach and former player, along with exceptional leadership qualities and an innate ability to connect with players, staff and fans alike.
And I thought once the florist's assistant got an assistant, I was done.
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- спомагателен, асистент, помощникBulgarian
- assistente, auxiliarCatalan, Valencian
- asistent, asistentka, pomocnice, pomocníkCzech
- helfend, Assistent, hilfreich, Helfer, MitarbeiterGerman
- asistente, ayudanteSpanish
- آسیستان, دستیارPersian
- avustaja, apulainen, apulais-, aputyöntekijä, assistentti, avustavaFinnish
- auxiliaire, aide, assistantFrench
- helyettes, asszisztens, segédHungarian
- helpanto, helperoIdo
- アシスタント, 助手Japanese
- شاگرد, asîstanKurdish
- taituarā, kaiāwhinaMāori
- assistent, medhjelper, assisterendeNorwegian
- medhjelpar, assistentNorwegian Nynorsk
- assistente, ajudantePortuguese
- помощница, вспомогательный, ассистентка, ассистент, помощникRussian
- asistente, asistentAlbanian
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