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Mimi Gehin, a director’s assistant for global production company Stink Films, lives with five other people in a warehouse in East London.

From Digiday

That shared trait, he said, may help researchers find a way to get proof assistants to, in some sense, explain themselves.

Fitbit had more success with the $200 Versa, released in 2018, and last year’s follow up, the Versa 2, which first added the ability to connect with Amazon’s digital assistant Alexa.

From Fortune

Jessie Buckley is fantastic as her long-suffering British assistant Rosalyn Wilder and Rufus Sewell is fascinating as Judy’s third husband Sid Luft.

Hannah Kerner is an assistant research professor at the University of Maryland in College Park.

The garrulous assistant to a fading screen siren in Clouds of Sils Maria.

Thankfully, his assistant knows these roads like the back of his hand.

Through a work-study program with the school, he is a Program Assistant at the UNC-Chapel Hill LGBT Center.

The assistant manager at the A&F store had found Elauf qualified for the position and was apparently going to hire her.

I spent four years in a prison where each handicapped convict was issued an underpaid inmate assistant.

Of the parts the young assistant of Nicolas Amati was allowed to put his individuality to, conspicuously stands the scroll.

Sometimes the tracing down may have been done by some advanced pupil or competent assistant.

The Assistant Commissioner, hand pressed to brow, began to study a document which lay before him.

"Certainly—certainly," said the Assistant Commissioner, waving one large hand in the direction of a bookshelf.

"Certainly—certainly," murmured the Assistant Commissioner, glancing up absently.


On this page you'll find 106 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to assistant, such as: aide, apprentice, associate, attendant, backup, and colleague.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.