helping hand

helping hand


: help or assistance

Full Definition of HELPING HAND

:  hand 8a

Examples of HELPING HAND

  1. <a skilled mechanic who generously provides a helping hand when his neighbors are plagued by car troubles>

First Known Use of HELPING HAND

15th century


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Previous Word in the Dictionary: helping card
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