Definition of 'self-help'
Example sentences containing 'self-help'
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We formed an online self-help group and went to the pub and shared our stories. Times, Sunday Times (2007)An advice line today explains self-help and expert support for anyone with this sort of addiction. The Sun (2012) Try the self-help explained in my advice line today. The Sun (2013) Parts of the self-help industry have added fuel to this fire. MAKING HAPPY PEOPLE (2005)You can both have fun while you learn self-help tactics to last longer. The Sun (2009)The media and self-help books abound with glowing references to its magical powers. MAKING HAPPY PEOPLE (2005)They work much like any other group which promotes self-help through common awareness. Times, Sunday Times (2014)This way you will be able to try the self-help techniques explained in my advice line today. The Sun (2006)Mutual telephone support is also a very important part of self-help. Coming Off Tranquillizers and Sleeping Pills (1991)The advice line today on coping with jealousy explains more self-help tactics. The Sun (2010)So what explains the gradual decline in the prestige of self-help books? Times, Sunday Times (2008)They look for information and encourage their patients to find a self-help group. Coming Off Tranquillizers and Sleeping Pills (1991)There are lots of self-help methods to try in my advice lines today. The Sun (2007)T here is no more ridiculed literary genre than the self-help book. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Is it all really just a mutual self-help society for ambitious Sikhs to get ahead? Times, Sunday Times (2014)Apparently it's a self-help support group for lawyers trying to balance their working and family lives. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Used Rarely. self-help is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'self-help'
British English: self-help NOUN
Self-help consists of people providing support and help for each other in an informal way, rather than relying on the government, authorities, or other official organizations.
She set up a self-help group for parents with overweight children.
Definition of self-help from the Collins English Dictionary
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