1. [ noun ] (food) an individual quantity of food or drink taken as part of a meal
Synonyms: serving portion

"the helpings were all small" "his portion was larger than hers" "there's enough for two servings each"

Related terms: small_indefinite_quantity drink piece second_joint round breast parson's_nose wing oyster drumstick libation medallion meal taste
2. [ noun ] the activity of contributing to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose
Synonyms: assistance help aid assist

: "he gave me an assist with the housework" "could not walk without assistance" "rescue party went to their aid" "offered his help in unloading"

Related terms: activity service support relief boost recourse thanks self-help hand lift financial_aid accommodation facilitation help help help serve
Similar spelling:   Helbing