helping

6 ENTRIES FOUND:

help·ing

noun \ˈhel-piŋ\

: an amount of food that is put on a plate at one time : a portion of food

Full Definition of HELPING

1
:  a portion of food :  serving
2
:  dose 3 <large helpings of reportage and interviews — Stefan Kanfer>

Examples of HELPING

  1. He had two helpings of carrots.
  2. Can I give you a second helping?

First Known Use of HELPING

1883

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