helpmeet

Part of speech: noun

One who is fitted to help; a partner; companion; wife.

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Usage examples "helpmeet":

  1. It is to a certain extent adulterated, sophisticated, made not so much the helpmeet, or the willing handmaid, of Art as its thrall, almost its butt. - "The English Novel", George Saintsbury.
  2. She had been in her husband's confidence, and had been his helpmeet throughout their married life. - "Tom Tufton's Travels", Evelyn Everett-Green.
  3. In Zenobia he found a true helpmeet. - "Woman: Man's Equal", Thomas Webster.