browse words by letter
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
helpful

more about helpful

helpful


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Helpful  \Help"ful\,  a. 
  Furnishing  help;  giving  aid;  assistant;  useful;  salutary. 
 
  Heavens  make  our  presence  and  our  practices  Pleasant 
  and  helpful  to  him!  --Shak. 
  --  {Help"ful*ly},  adv  --  {Help"ful*ness},  n.  --Milton. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  helpful 
  adj  1:  providing  assistance  or  serving  a  useful  function  [ant:  {unhelpful}] 
  2:  of  service  or  assistance;  "a  child  who  is  helpful  around  the 
  house  can  save  the  mother  many  steps" 
  3:  showing  a  willingness  to  cooperate;  "a  helpful  cooperative 
  patient";  "parents  hope  to  raise  children  who  are 
  considerate  and  helpful  to  others" 




more about helpful