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