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synonyms for assists

  • abetment
  • aid
  • assistance
  • backing
  • benefit
  • boost
  • collaboration
  • comfort
  • compensation
  • cooperation
  • facilitation
  • furtherance
  • hand
  • lift
  • reinforcement
  • relief
  • service
  • support
  • helping hand

antonyms for assists

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  • blockage
  • damage
  • delay
  • discouragement
  • encumbrance
  • handicap
  • harm
  • hindrance
  • hurt
  • impediment
  • injury
  • loss
  • obstruction
  • opposition
  • prevention
  • stop
  • stoppage
  • thwarting
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How to use assists in a sentence

Yet when handled as Stevenson and Irving handled it, description assists in accenting the mood of the action.
ENGLISH: COMPOSITION AND LITERATUREW. F. (WILLIAM FRANKLIN) WEBSTER
I submit that this assists us to understand the animus of the converted Mason and the lengths to which it has taken him.
DEVIL-WORSHIP IN FRANCEARTHUR EDWARD WAITE
But the second doctrine of philosophical necessity assists us in explaining the conduct of Lucifer.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 67, NUMBER 414, APRIL, 1850VARIOUS
She partakes of the common counsels, and therein assists to bind others, while she refuses to be bound herself.
SELECT SPEECHES OF DANIEL WEBSTERDANIEL WEBSTER
Skeat postulates a mute vowel by deriving lazar or leper from Eleazer—He whom God assists.
ARCHAIC ENGLANDHAROLD BAYLEY
Ambrosius assists the labors of Origen by paying clerks to copy for him.
THE GREAT EVENTS BY FAMOUS HISTORIANS, VOLUME 03VARIOUS
In the two-maid household, the cook washes, the waitress assists, and the mistress frequently does some of the daily work.
THE LIBRARY OF WORK AND PLAY: HOUSEKEEPINGELIZABETH HALE GILMAN
An earlier name was Porthpeyre, which neither assists nor contradicts such a derivation.
THE CORNWALL COASTARTHUR L. SALMON
The actor capable of giving expression to the thought of his author really assists that author in the creation of a character.
BELFORD'S MAGAZINE, VOL. II, NO. 3, FEBRUARY 1889VARIOUS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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