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assist

verb [I/T]  /əˈsɪst/ us  
to take action to help someone or support something: [T] The company said it would assist workers in finding new jobs. [I] No one knew where my grandfather was, and many came to assist in the search.
assistance
noun [U]  /əˈsɪs·təns/ us  
With some financial assistance, we’ll be able to start our own business.
Translations of “assist”
in Korean 돕다…
in Arabic يُساعِد…
in French aider, assister…
in Turkish yardım etmek…
in Italian assistere, aiutare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 幫助, 協助, 援助…
in Russian помогать…
in Polish pomagać, służyć pomocą…
in Spanish ayudar…
in Portuguese ajudar, auxiliar, assistir…
in German helfen…
in Catalan assistir, ajudar…
in Japanese (~を)手伝う, 援助する…
in Chinese (Simplified) 帮助, 协助, 援助…
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