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Synonyms of aid in English:


  • 1 with the aid of his colleagues he prepared a manifesto
    [Antonyms] hindrance
  • 2 humanitarian aid
    relief, charity, financial assistance, donations, contributions, subsidies, handouts, subvention, succor
  • verb

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  • 1 he provided an army to aid the King of England
    help, assist, abet, come to someone's aid, give assistance, lend a hand, be of service;
    avail, succor, sustain
    [Antonyms] hinder
  • 2 certain teas can aid restful sleep
    [Antonyms] discourage, hinder
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