a helping hand


: help or assistance
I'm always willing to lend/give a helping hand.

Examples of a helping hand in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Practical Gifts: Lending a helping hand can be just as meaningful as a tangible gift. Laura Lu, Ms, Parents, 13 May 2024 Her journey from retirement to entrepreneurship is a testament to the transformative power of empathy and the profound impact of lending a helping hand when it’s needed most. Kody Boye, USA TODAY, 12 May 2024 De Colores, offering a helping hand since 1986 Ramirez's stay at De Colores lasted 10 months. Paula Soria, The Arizona Republic, 12 May 2024 Of course, that hinges on parents getting a helping hand from the government and their workplace. Chloe Berger, Fortune, 9 May 2024 Travis Kelce got a helping hand from Heidi Gardner during his March 2023 Saturday Night Live hosting debut. Ingrid Vasquez, Peoplemag, 4 May 2024 Get involved in your community by offering a helping hand rather than donating and walking away. Eugenia Last, The Mercury News, 4 May 2024 Christie Brinkley and her daughter Sailor Brinkley Cook know a thing or two about show business — and decided to lend a helping hand to Grammy-winning artist Billy Joel. Michelle Lee, Peoplemag, 1 May 2024 Career superstars are socially gregarious and have warm, outgoing relationships with coworkers and lend a helping hand to support colleagues who need it. Bryan Robinson, Forbes, 11 Feb. 2024

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“A helping hand.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/a%20helping%20hand. Accessed 26 May. 2024.

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