Translation of "aid" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /eɪd/ us /eɪd/

help, or something such as food or equipment that gives help

Emergency aid was sent to the flood victims.
teaching aids
in aid of someone/something UK

in order to get money for a group of people who need it

a favor de alguien/algo
There’s a concert in aid of famine relief.
verb uk /eɪd/ us /eɪd/ formal

to help someone


(Translation of “aid” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /eid/


ayuda, auxilio
Rich countries give aid to developing countries
Teachers use various visual aids in the classroom such as pictures and flashcards
He came to my aid when my car broke down.
in aid of

as a financial help to (a charity etc)

a beneficio de
The collection is in aid of a children’s charity.

(Translation of “aid” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)