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How to sign: give help or assistance; be of service
"Everyone helped out during the earthquake"; "Can you help me carry this table?"; "She never helps around the house";
How to sign: the activity of contributing to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose
"he gave me an assist with the housework"; "could not walk without assistance"; "rescue party went to their aid"; "offered his help in unloading";
How to sign: a person who contributes to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose
"my invaluable assistant"; "they hired additional help to finish the work";
Within this category: coadjutor, accomplice, aide, attendant, dental assistant, deputy, dresser, event planner, facilitator, girl Friday, hatchet man, instrument, labor coach, underboss, mannequin, model, paraprofessional, powder monkey, prompter, right-hand man, secretary, sidesman, subordinate, water boy, whipper-in