Examples of helper in a Sentence
The carpenter measured the wall while one of his helpers brought in the tools.
over the summer Chris worked as a carpenter's helper
Recent Examples of helper from the Web
First as a helper to my grandmother, then my mother and lately in my own house with my children.
One project was not enough for these young helpers.
Pressed into cooking oil or eaten cured and whole, these little fruits are building a rep as excellent heart helpers, but the benefits go beyond just a cardiovascular boost.
The Golden Knight had battled back from a 2-0 fist-period deficit to take a 3-2 lead in the third period with Theodore providing helpers on goals by James Neal, Jonathan Marchessault and Erik Haula.
David Knudsen works as a driver helper while on break from business classes at Northwood University and runs packages to doors, sorts boxes in the back and generally speeds things along.
Posted a career-high 45 assists against Marquette, making her one of six players in the 25-point rally scoring era at Kentucky to have a 45-plus helper match.
Google just unveiled its new Pixel 2 smartphones, which include a more sophisticated camera, improved screen and more features that take advantage of Google Assistant, the company's virtual helper.
Abhas make about 4,000 rupees ($60) a month on average, which is what some part-time domestic helpers can make.
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First Known Use of helper
Synonymsadjunct, adjutant, aid, aide, apprentice, assistant, coadjutor, deputy, helpmate, helpmeet, lieutenant, mate, sidekick
Related Wordsattendant, handmaiden (also handmaid), maid, maidservant, scullion, servant; auxiliary, legman, subordinate, underling; employee (also employe), hand, help, hireling, laborer, swamper, worker; gal Friday, girl Friday; man Friday, right hand; aide-de-camp
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