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Meaning of “helper” in the English Dictionary

"helper" in British English

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helpernoun [C]

uk   /ˈhel.pər/  us   /-pɚ/
B2 someone who ​helps with an ​activity: The ​teachers make ​great use of ​volunteer helpers.

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(Definition of helper from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"helper" in American English

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helpernoun [C]

 us   /ˈhel·pər/
a ​person who ​helps with an ​activity: The ​driver or a helper ​picks up the ​trash.
(Definition of helper from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"helper" in Business English

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helpernoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈhelpər/
someone who helps another ​person to do their ​job: classroom/​domestic helpers voluntary/​volunteer helpers
(Definition of helper from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “helper”
in Arabic مُساعِد…
in Korean 도와주는 사람…
in Portuguese ajudante, colaborador, -ora…
in Catalan ajudant, -a, col·laborador…
in Japanese ヘルパー, 手伝ってくれる人, 助手…
in Chinese (Simplified) 帮手,帮忙者…
in Turkish yardımcı, muavin, asistan…
in Russian помощник…
in Chinese (Traditional) 幫手,幫忙者…
in Italian aiutante…
in Polish pomocni-k/ca…
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