Help


Help

Help is any form of assistance.

Help may also refer to:

* "Help" (British TV series), a comedy series
* "Help" (Dutch TV series), a drama series
* "H.E.L.P.", an American television drama series
* "Help" (video), a documentary video by Ximena Cuevas
* "Help" ("Buffy" episode), a "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" television episode
* "The Help Album", a musical compilation album to benefit the War Child charity
* "Help" (song), a single by Lloyd Banks
* Help (command), a shell command

Help! may refer to:
*"Help!" (film), a 1965 film directed by Richard Lester starring the Beatles
*"Help!" (song), the number one single and theme song of the film
*"Help!" (album), the 1965 Beatles album which includes songs from the film
*"Help!" (magazine), from the creator of "Mad Magazine"
*"Help!!" (manga), a Japanese manga

HELP may be an acronym for:
* Heat escape lessening position, a way to position oneself to reduce heat loss in cold water
* Higher Education Loan Programme, a government interest-free loan scheme to help students pay tertiary education fees in Australia
* Hydrologic Evaluation of Landfill Performance, a numerical model initially developed by the United States Environmental Protection Agency
* United States Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, a United States Senate Committee

See also

* Help me (disambiguation)
* Call for help - actually yelling the word "help!"
** 9-1-1 - the emergency phone number in North America
** Crisis hotline - Article on crisis hotlines and partial list of them.
** List of counseling topics
* Charitable organization - organizations that help people, usually for free.
* Distress signal - another way to call for help.
** Mayday
** SOS
* Crisis - a stressful or dangerous situation in which one or more persons may need help.
* Emergency - a situation which poses an immediate risk to health, life, property or environment. A type of crisis.
* Homework help service - program in which tutors are made available to assist with a student's homework. Many libraries host homework help services.
* Online help, information delivered through computer software.


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  • Help — (h[e^]lp), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Helped} (h[e^]lpt) (Obs. imp. {Holp} (h[=o]lp), p. p. {Holpen} (h[=o]l p n)); p. pr. & vb. n. {Helping}.] [AS. helpan; akin to OS. helpan, D. helpen, G. helfen, OHG. helfan, Icel. hj[=a]lpa, Sw. hjelpa, Dan. hielpe …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • help*/*/*/ — [help] verb I 1) [I/T] to give someone support or information so that they can do something more easily Can you help me find my glasses?[/ex] Her brother offered to help her with her homework.[/ex] Her work involves helping people to find… …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • help — verb. Help is one of the oldest words in English, going back to the time of King Alfred (9c). It has two principal meanings in current English: ‘to assist’ (Can I help you?) and ‘to prevent’ (I can t help it). The connection between these two… …   Modern English usage

  • Help ! — Help! (film) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Help. Help! Réalisation Richard Lester Acteurs principaux John Lennon Paul McCartney George Harrison Ringo Starr Leo McKern …   Wikipédia en Français

  • help — [help] vt. [ME helpen < OE helpan, akin to Ger helfen < IE base * k̑elb , *k̑elp , to help > early Lith sělbinos, to aid] 1. to make things easier or better for (a person); aid; assist; specif., a) to give (one in need or trouble)… …   English World dictionary

  • Help.gv.at — „Ihr Amtshelfer im Internet“ ist eine behördenübergreifende Plattform der österreichischen Bundesverwaltung. HELP.gv.at (kurz „HELP“) begann 1997 als Informationsangebot über Behördenwege für die Bürger und hat sich seither zu einer Drehscheibe… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • HELP.gv.at — „Ihr Amtshelfer im Internet“ ist eine behördenübergreifende Plattform der österreichischen Bundesverwaltung. HELP.gv.at (kurz „HELP“) begann 1997 als Informationsangebot über Behördenwege für die Bürger und hat sich seither zu einer Drehscheibe… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Help — (dt. Hilfe) steht für: Help!, Album der Beatles Help (Band), eine Schweizer Jazzband Help! (Lied), Lied der Beatles Help – Hilfe zur Selbsthilfe, deutsche Hilfsorganisation Help TV, deutscher Fernsehsender help – Das Konsumentenmagazin des ORF… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Help — Help, n. [AS. help; akin to D. hulp, G. h[ u]lfe, hilfe, Icel. hj[=a]lp, Sw. hjelp, Dan. hielp. See {Help}, v. t.] [1913 Webster] 1. Strength or means furnished toward promoting an object, or deliverance from difficulty or distress; aid; ^; also …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Help! — Studioalbum von The Beatles Veröffentlichung 6. August 1965 Label Parlophone / Capitol / …   Deutsch Wikipedia