Definitions for aid

Definitions for (noun) aid

Main entry: tending, care, aid, attention

Definition: the work of providing treatment for or attending to someone or something

Usage: no medical care was required; the old car needs constant attention

Main entry: aid, assist, assistance, help

Definition: the activity of contributing to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose

Usage: he gave me an assist with the housework; could not walk without assistance; rescue party went to their aid; offered his help in unloading

Main entry: help, assistance, aid

Definition: a resource

Usage: visual aids in teaching

Main entry: aid, financial aid, economic aid

Definition: money to support a worthy person or cause

Definitions for (verb) aid

Main entry: aid, help

Definition: improve the condition of

Usage: These pills will help the patient

Main entry: assist, aid, help

Definition: give help or assistance; be of service

Usage: Everyone helped out during the earthquake; Can you help me carry this table?; She never helps around the house

Visual thesaurus for aid