helpmeet

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noun help·meet \ˈhelp-ˌmēt\

Examples of helpmeet in a sentence

  1. exasperated, the army surgeon requested a helpmeet who wouldn't faint at the sight of blood

  2. chose for his helpmeet a woman who could share his passion for rock climbing

Origin and Etymology of helpmeet

2help + meet, adjective


First Known Use: 1673



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