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English definition of “help”

help

noun     /help/
A2 [U] the act of helping another person: Do you need any help with those boxes? Her parents gave her some help with her bank loan (= paid some of it).Helping and co-operating B2 [S] something or someone that helps: Having a satnav would be a help. He was a great help (to me) while my husband was away.Helpers and accomplicesPeople who help or serve people professionally [C] someone, usually a woman, who is employed to clean your house and do other small jobs: a home helpPeople who help or serve people professionallyHelpers and accomplices
(Definition of help noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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