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Engelsk navneord: help

1. help (om handling) the activity of contributing to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe gave me an assist with the housework.
Could not walk without assistance.
Rescue party went to their aid.
Offered his help in unloading.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)aid, assist, assistance

Mindre specifikke termeractivity

Mere specifikke termeraccommodation, boost, comfort, encouragement, facilitation, hand, helping hand, lift, ministration, recourse, refuge, relief, resort, self-help, service, succor, succour, support, thanks

2. help (om person) a person who contributes to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningMy invaluable assistant.
They hired additional help to finish the work.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)assistant, helper, supporter

Mindre specifikke termerworker

Mere specifikke termeraccomplice, actor's assistant, aide, attendant, attender, auxiliary, bat boy, birthing coach, cat's-paw, chief assistant, coadjutor, confederate, dental assistant, deputy, doula, dresser, enforcer, event planner, facilitator, fashion model, flower girl, foot soldier, girl Friday, hatchet man, instrument, labor coach, lieutenant, man Friday, manakin, manikin, mannequin, mannikin, model, model, monitrice, paraprofessional, pawn, poser, powder monkey, prompter, right-hand man, secretarial assistant, secretary, sidesman, subordinate, subsidiary, tender, theater prompter, underboss, underling, water boy, waterer, whipper-in

3. help (om egenskab) a resource

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningVisual aids in teaching.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)aid, assistance

Mindre specifikke termerresource

4. help (om egenskab) a means of serving

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningOf no avail.
There's no help for it.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)avail, service

Mindre specifikke termerhelpfulness

Engelsk udsagnsord: help

1. help (om adfærd) give help or assistance; be of service

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningEveryone helped out during the earthquake.
Can you help me carry this table?.
She never helps around the house.

Eksempler på anvendelseThey help him to write the letter

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)aid, assist

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s.
Somebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Somebody ----s to INFINITIVE

Mindre specifikke termerback up, support

Mere specifikke termeralleviate, assist, attend, attend to, avail, benefact, bootstrap, care, ease, expedite, facilitate, give care, hasten, help out, serve, subserve, succor, succour, wait on

2. help (i anatomi) improve the condition of

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThese pills will help the patient.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)aid

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody

Mindre specifikke termerameliorate, amend, better, improve, meliorate

Mere specifikke termerbenefit, bring around, cure, do good, heal

3. help (om tilstand) be of use

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThis will help to prevent accidents.

Eksempler på anvendelseSam cannot help Sue

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)facilitate

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s to INFINITIVE.
It ----s that CLAUSE.
Something ----s INFINITIVE

Mindre specifikke termerserve

4. help (om tilstand) abstain from doing; always used with a negative

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI can't help myself--I have to smoke.
She could not help watching the sad spectacle.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)help oneself

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s VERB-ing

Mindre specifikke termerforbear, refrain

5. help (om forbrug, indtagelse el. anvendelse) help to some food; help with food or drink

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI served him three times, and after that he helped himself.

Eksempler på anvendelseSam cannot help Sue

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)serve

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody

Mindre specifikke termercater, ply, provide, supply

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningdish, dish out, dish up, serve, serve up

6. help (om adfærd) contribute to the furtherance of

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThis money will help the development of literacy in developing countries.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something

Mindre specifikke termeradvance, boost, encourage, further, promote

7. help (om forbrug, indtagelse el. anvendelse) take or use

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe helped herself to some of the office supplies.

Eksempler på anvendelseThey help themselves

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)avail

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerexploit, work

8. help (om ændring) improve; change for the better

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningNew slipcovers will help the old living room furniture.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerameliorate, amend, better, improve, meliorate

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