How Do You Spell ASSIST?

Correct spelling for the English word "assist" is [ɐsˈɪst], [ɐsˈɪst], [ɐ_s_ˈɪ_s_t]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of ASSIST

  1. TO help; aid; succor; lend countenance or encouragement to; participate in as an auxiliary. People v. Hayne, 83 Cal. Ill, 23 Fac. 1, 7 L. R. A. 348, 17 Am. St. Rep. 211; Moss v. Peoples, 51 N. C. 142; Comitez v. Parkerson (C. C.) 50 Fed. 170. Court of Assistance, Court of Assistants. See COURT. Writ of assistance. See WRIT.

Common Misspellings for ASSIST

Below is the list of 522 misspellings for the word "assist".

Usage Examples for ASSIST

  1. The landlady, to whom I next addressed myself, deliberately declined to assist me in any way whatever. - "The Two Destinies" by Wilkie Collins
  2. If they assist us they shall have their share. - "The Fat and the Thin" by Emile Zola
  3. I wish it were in my power to assist you." - "The White Gauntlet" by Mayne Reid
  4. His business was the Colonel's, who had set him to assist in watching me. - "The Passenger from Calais" by Arthur Griffiths
  5. In a few moments more a servant appeared, and began to assist her. - "Alec Forbes of Howglen" by George MacDonald