Definition of helping hand in English:

helping hand

Syllabification: help·ing hand


(a helping hand)
Assistance: she was always ready to lend a helping hand
More example sentences
  • Instead, he should lend another helping hand to the organization, coming up with another one of his multi-team trades.
  • Quinn followed her, lending her no helping hand.
  • Spirituality in medicine is more about the genuine compassion, presence and the helping hand we offer our patients than the specific questions we choose to ask.

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