Definition and Meanings for assist
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Part of Speech of assist
transitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun, intransitive verb
Etymology of assist
Meaning of assist
as transitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun
- to give support to in some undertaking or effort, or in time of distress; to help; to aid; to succor.
as intransitive verb
- to lend aid; to help.
- to be present as a spectator; as, to assist at a public meeting.