What does the word assistant mean?

    Part of speech: adjective

  • Affording aid; assisting subordinately.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • One who or that which assists; a deputy; helper.

Usage examples for assistant

  1. The Assistant came up to Maurice. – The Idol of Paris by Sarah Bernhardt
  2. This assistant was not human. – Uller Uprising by Henry Beam Piper, John D. Clark and John F. Carr