Definition of helper
: one that helps; especially : a relatively unskilled worker who assists a skilled worker usually by manual labor
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
Junior Wildland Firefighter program Children can meet Smokey Bear and his helpers at the Junior Wildland Firefighter program 11 a.m. July 15 at the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore's Dunewood Campground Amphitheater, 645 Broadway Ave.
In fact, Apple's digital helper (named after the SRI International Artificial Intelligence Center) debuted with the iPhone 4s on October 2011.
Participants will learn age appropriate skills necessary to care for children of all ages using team babysitting, mother's helper, and individual babysitting concepts.
The trickle of helpers moves up and down, but the usual industry has weakened.
My big helper isn't much help...but Juji's good for motivation.
What do these digital helpers—known as chatbots—have in store for us?
Gaba has learned to read braille, walk with a cane, complete math assignments and maneuver his great helper, Mo-bot the Robot, which allowed him to virtually attend classes from the hospital.
Helper has advised him on media relations for 19 years.
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Definition of helper for English Language Learners
: someone who helps another person with a job or task
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