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helpful

adjective

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1 providing service or assistance
  • a website that I've always found to be helpful for finding information on common medical problems

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2 promoting or contributing to personal or social well-being
  • the teachers felt that it would be helpful to have more than one thesaurus in the classroom

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The first known use of helpful was in the 14th century

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“Helpful.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/helpful. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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