give/lend sb a helping hand Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Meaning of “give/lend sb a helping hand” in the English Dictionary

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give/lend sb a helping hand

to help someone: These ​taxcuts will give ​industry a ​helpinghand.
(Definition of give/lend sb a helping hand from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “give/lend sb a helping hand”
in Chinese (Simplified) 助(某人)一臂之力,帮助(某人)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 助(某人)一臂之力,幫助(某人)…
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