What does the word helpful mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • Helpfully.

  • Part of speech: noun


  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Affording aid; beneficial.

Usage examples for helpful

  1. Transfer of control to its hands was quite out of the question, but recognition and co- operation might have proved helpful. – Cuba, Old and New by Albert Gardner Robinson
  2. I frequently throw my Meetings open for testimony, because I know the helpful power of such words. – Standards of Life and Service by T. H. Howard