Definition of 'assistance'
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The far reaching effects of this report would not have been possible without your help and assistance. The Residue Report - an action plan for safer food (1988)It is likely that they had logistical assistance in this country. Times, Sunday Times (2009)They provided advice and assistance and moral support. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The lodging of such an application was straightforward and did not require legal assistance. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Requests for assistance usually come from the senior nursing staff. Times, Sunday Times (2008)There are a number of organisations that can offer advice and assistance. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Members not on public assistance began to help those who were. Christianity Today (2000)In the meantime you need to get some free legal assistance. The Sun (2015)Can you give us any advice or assistance? Times, Sunday Times (2008)Gym membership is subsidised and an employee assistance programme can help people through difficult times. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Employee assistance programs that help workers cope with personal problems and restore otherwise productive workers to health. Human Resource Management in Government (1995)The budget airline complained last year that assistance given by some countries to their national carriers was unfair. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Which is not to suggest we are not provided with advice and assistance before getting on to the island. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Each family is helped financially and given bespoke assistance to meet their particular needs in terms of healthcare and counselling. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The companies will join a new working group which aims to provide support and assistance to small companies in the affected areas. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Its members were all women, who offered legal assistance and family support. The Tribes Triumphant (2006)When it comes to export assistance, manufacturers are often left out in the cold. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Police in Dublin also confirmed she had been given medical assistance. The Sun (2015)ITV will provide support and assistance on all technical aspects. The Sun (2008)Canada says its ability to provide consular assistance in the country is'extremely limited'. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The country has given huge amounts of aid and assistance to poorer countries, firstly to rebuild their economies after the war and then to expand and grow. The Chomsky Update - Linguistics and Politics (1990)The metallic voice from a loudspeaker van moved slowly along the same road telling the homeless to report to Party HQ for information and assistance. Bomber
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Translations for 'assistance'
British English: assistance /əˈsɪstəns/ NOUN
If you give someone assistance, you help them.
I would be grateful for any assistance.
- American English: assistance
- Arabic: مُسَاعَدَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: assistência
- Chinese: 协助
- Croatian: pomoć
- Czech: pomoc
- Danish: hjælp
- Dutch: assistentie
- European Spanish: asistencia ayuda
- Finnish: apu
- French: assistance
- German: Hilfeleistung
- Greek: βοήθεια
- Italian: assistenza
- Japanese: 援助
- Korean: 도움
- Norwegian: assistanse
- Polish: pomoc
- European Portuguese: assistência
- Romanian: ajutor
- Russian: помощь
- Spanish: asistencia ayuda
- Swedish: hjälp
- Thai: ความช่วยเหลือ
- Turkish: yardım
- Ukrainian: допомога
- Vietnamese: sự hỗ trợ
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