Word forms: helpings
1. countable noun [adj N] A helping of food is the amount of it that you get in a single serving. [+ of] ⇒ She gave them extra helpings of ice-cream. 2. countable noun You can refer to an amount of something, especially a quality, as a helping of that thing. [informal] [+ of] ⇒ It took a generous helping of entrepreneurial confidence to persevere during this incident.
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