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helping

adjective

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helping

verb
present participle of help

Synonyms & Antonyms of helping (Entry 2 of 2)

2 to make more bearable or less severe
  • the new ointment didn't help Josh's sunburn one bit

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4 to provide with something useful or desirable
  • being independently wealthy certainly helped him during his years as a struggling young artist

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The first known use of helping was in 1883

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helpfully

helping

helping hand

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“Helping.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/helping. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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