Designating or of any of the noncombat ships, as tankers or tenders, that form the service fleet of a navy
A fellow worker in the same profession; associate
A person who is acquiring a trade, craft, or skill under specified conditions, usually as a member of a labor union
A junior member of a law firm who typically works on salary and does not share in the ownership, profits, or decision-making of the firm.
The definition of subsidiary is something that gives support, something that is secondary in importance or an organizational group that is in a lower organizational position.
The definition of an aide is a person who does certain things for another person that makes that person's job easier or more efficient.
A loyal and trusted follower or subordinate.
One who will receive property pursuant to a power of appointment. See also power of appointment.
One that can always be relied on, as in an emergency.
An elastic, girdlelike device worn to support the back, abdomen, etc.
A supporter, as of a cause or individual:
Auxiliary or accessory:
The definition of a partner is a person who takes part in an activity or business with others or one of two people who are in a relationship.
(U.S. Mil.) A title used in addressing a first lieutenant or second lieutenant
A member of the US House of Representatives or of the lower house of a state legislature.
A managerial or leading position in certain non-profit organizations, such as political parties, trade unions, international organizations.
A person who supports or gives help, as to a protégé or undertaking; patron; sponsor
Present in a minor amount, and not essential.
A gear or part of a machine that is given motion by another part, esp. the last driven part
One that supports, protects, or champions someone or something, such as an institution, event, or cause; a sponsor or benefactor:
A person or group of persons assigned to protect someone from harm
One that is allied with another, especially by treaty:
The definition of attendant is a person who performs a service for another.
(Logic) A nonessential attribute of a thing.
Accompanying or existing in a subordinate, corroborative, or indirect relationship
The definition of supportive is someone or something who provides emotional help and encouragement.
(Ecclesiastical) A subordinate bishop designated as an assistant and usually as a successor to the bishop of a given diocese.
The definition of a mate is a significant other or spouse, part of a matched pair or a friend or buddy.
A person with whom one works in the same workplace
A supporter or advocate. [Late 16th century.]
An officer in the army, navy, etc. serving as assistant to a superior
A person in a subordinate position; inferior: usually contemptuous or disparaging
A second helping of something to eat
A person who is marginalized and oppressed by the dominant culture, especially in a colonial context.
(Countable) One who is subordinate.
A right-hand man
A girl Friday.
A person with very minor or menial tasks
Any person who acts as an underling or puppet of another
A substance added to a drug to aid its action, specif. in increasing immune response
A commitment or agreement, especially when sealed by a handshake; one's word:
A person, group, nation, or state united with another or others for a common purpose; ally; associate
The definition of an accomplice is a person who helps another person do something wrong or illegal.
The definition of a sidekick is a close companion, partner or friend.
An employee who runs errands in addition to performing regular duties.
The act or result of helping; assistance:
A person who tries to get or do the same thing as another, or to equal or surpass another; competitor
Giving or able to give help or support
Find another word for assistant. In this page you can discover 80 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for assistant, like: auxiliary, deputy, colleague, collaborator, adjutant, apprentice, associate, acolyte, subsidiary, aide and henchman.