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Definitions of assist:
  • noun:   (sports) the act of enabling another player to make a good play
  • noun:   the activity of contributing to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose
    Example: "He gave me an assist with the housework"
  • verb:   act as an assistant in a subordinate or supportive function
  • verb:   give help or assistance; be of service
  • verb:   work for or be a servant to
    Example: "Is a salesperson assisting you?"

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