noun see helpful

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Helpfulness — In social psychology, the everyday concept of helpfulness is technically defined as (1) the property of providing useful assistance, and (2) friendliness evidenced by a kindly and helpful disposition [syn: kindliness] .For many years, social… …   Wikipedia

  • helpfulness — helpful ► ADJECTIVE 1) giving or ready to give help. 2) useful. DERIVATIVES helpfully adverb helpfulness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • Helpfulness — Helpful Help ful, a. Furnishing help; giving aid; assistant; useful; salutary. [1913 Webster] Heavens make our presence and our practices Pleasant and helpful to him! Shak. {Help ful*ly}, adv. {Help ful*ness}, n. Milton. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • helpfulness — See helpfully. * * * …   Universalium

  • helpfulness — noun The act of being helpful …   Wiktionary

  • helpfulness — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. assistance, convenience, help; see aid 1 , use 2 , usefulness …   English dictionary for students

  • helpfulness — help·ful·ness || helpfÊŠlnɪs n. usefulness, quality of being beneficial …   English contemporary dictionary

  • helpfulness — help·ful·ness …   English syllables

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