Definition of help desk
: a group of people who provide help and information usually for electronic or computer problems Call the help desk if you have trouble with the software.
Word by Word Definitions
: to give assistance or support to
: to make more pleasant or bearable : improve, relieve
: rescue, save
: aid, assistance
: a source of aid
: remedy, relief
: a table, frame, or case with a sloping or horizontal surface especially for writing and reading and often with drawers, compartments, and pigeonholes
: a reading table or lectern from which a liturgical service is read
: a table, counter, stand, or booth at which a person works
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