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synonyms for lend a hand

  • aid
  • back
  • benefit
  • boost
  • cooperate
  • expedite
  • facilitate
  • reinforce
  • support
  • sustain
  • take care of
  • abet
  • collaborate
  • further
  • hype
  • plug
  • puff
  • push
  • relieve
  • serve
  • stump
  • thump
  • bail out
  • do for
  • give a boost
  • give a leg up
  • give a lift
  • go down the line for
  • go for
  • go to bat for
  • go with
  • grease the wheels
  • make a pitch for
  • open doors
  • put on the map
  • ride shotgun
  • root for
  • run interference for
  • stand up for
  • work for
  • work with
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antonyms for lend a hand

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  • block
  • check
  • delay
  • discourage
  • halt
  • handicap
  • hinder
  • hurt
  • impede
  • injure
  • obstruct
  • prevent
  • stop
  • undermine
  • conceal
  • frustrate
  • hide
  • thwart
  • leave
  • abandon
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How to use lend a hand in a sentence

After relievedly giving the pistol to the nearest soldier, he stumbled quickly over to Brion and took his hand.
SENSE OF OBLIGATIONHENRY MAXWELL DEMPSEY (AKA HARRY HARRISON)
She is quite true, but not wise, and your left hand must not know what your right hand is doing.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
The aged woman made no reply; her eyes still studied Ramona's face, and she still held her hand.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
He came to the top of the stairs with a lamp in his hand, and wanted to know what the rumpus was about.
THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
She was holding the back of her chair with one hand; her loose sleeve had slipped almost to the shoulder of her uplifted arm.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
Not a word now,” cried Longcluse harshly, extending his hand quickly towards him; “I may do that which can't be undone.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
Mr. Jones swung round a large iron key he held in his hand, and light dawned upon him.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
Now-a-days it is the bankrupt who flouts, and his too confiding creditors who are jeered and laughed at.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
On his head was the second-hand hat of some parvenu's coachman, gold lace, cockade and all.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
“And the matter of the will was all disposed of by the probate judge today, I hear,” said the judge, his hand on the door.
THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO LEND A HAND

  • abet
  • alleviate
  • assist
  • bail out
  • befriend
  • benefact
  • encourage
  • favor
  • go to bat for
  • go with
  • lend a hand
  • lighten
  • mitigate
  • open doors for
  • promote
  • relieve
  • serve
  • stick up for
  • straighten out
  • subsidize
  • sustain
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