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helpful

adjective
 
 
/ˈhelpfəl/
USEFUL B1 useful: helpful advice/commentsHelping and co-operatingUseful or advantageous
PERSON B1 willing to help: The staff here are very helpful. →  Opposite unhelpful Kind and thoughtfulHelping and co-operating
helpfully adverb helpfulness noun [U]
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