with an assist from

Definition of with an assist from

US, somewhat informal

  1. :  with the help or assistance of He wrote the story with an assist from his friend.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to give usually supplementary support or aid to

    :  to give support or aid

    :  to be present as a spectator

  1. :  an act or action that helps someone :  an act of assistance

    :  the action (such as a throw or pass) of a player who enables a teammate to make a putout (as in baseball) or score a goal (as in basketball or hockey)

    :  official credit given for such an action

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capable of being understood in two ways

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