helping

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noun help·ing \ˈhel-piŋ\

Definition of helping

  1. 1 :  a portion of food :  serving

  2. 2 :  dose 3 large helpings of reportage and interviews — Stefan Kanfer

Examples of helping in a sentence

  1. He had two helpings of carrots.

  2. Can I give you a second helping?

1883

First Known Use of helping

1883



HELPING Defined for English Language Learners

helping

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noun help·ing \ˈhel-piŋ\

Definition of helping for English Language Learners

  • : an amount of food that is put on a plate at one time : a portion of food


HELPING Defined for Kids

helping

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noun help·ing \ˈhel-piŋ\

Definition of helping for Students

  1. :  a serving of food


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