Help over

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Help over to enable to surmount
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Quotations

  • Craig Mary
    Craig Mary
    “The presence of a long-term, conscious goal has helped me maintain stability through the ubiquitous changes of over half a century.”

Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. helpan, pa.t. healp, pa.p. holpen; Ice. hjálpa, Ger. helfen, to aid.

Usage

In literature:

Nature, Paul thought, had often come to their assistance, watching over them, as it were, and helping them when they were weakest.
"The Free Rangers" by Joseph A. Altsheler
Let me call Jim over to help you carry him up.
"Red Pepper's Patients" by Grace S. Richmond
I gave him my word I'd help him, and I begged him to wait a bit, to give you time to get over that other affair.
"The Odds" by Ethel M. Dell
I got him to help me over the niceties, you understand; but on my lines, lad.
"Poison Island" by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch (Q)
That long adobe barracks over yonder used to house the help.
"The Pride of Palomar" by Peter B. Kyne
There's another glass over there, Henry; get it and help yourself.
"The Shoulders of Atlas" by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
I told Becky to ride over this morning and ask your wife if she could help Mandy.
"The Trumpeter Swan" by Temple Bailey
Carver swearing viciously as he helped to thrust me outward over the wooden bar.
"The Devil's Own" by Randall Parrish
I've sent over for Paulina Maria and your aunt B'lindy to come in an' help.
"Jerome, A Poor Man" by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
He did not believe, he often said, in feeling sad over things you could not help.
"Sunny Boy and His Playmates" by Ramy Allison White
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In poetry:

There was little seeing, that I recall:
We seemed to grope in a cave profound.
They might have come by a painful fall,
Had we not helped them over the ground.
"A Lost Opportunity" by Robert Fuller Murray
'Twas over -- I gazed on the statue --
"Our Father", "Hail Mary" still came;
And to-night faith and love cannot help it,
I must still pray the same -- still the same.
"The Immaculate Conception" by Abram Joseph Ryan
Ef the way a man lights out of this world
Helps fix his heft for the other sp'ere,
I reckon my old friend Golyer's Ben
Will lay over lots of likelier men
For one thing he done down here.
"Golyer" by John Hay
I have taught your young lips the good words to say over,
Which form the petition we call the Lord's Prayer,
And now let me help my dear child to discover
The meaning of all the good words that are there.
"On The Lord's Prayer" by Charles Lamb
And I mean to lay my bones over yonder by the lake--
By and by when I have nothing else to do--
And I'll give the "chicks" the farm, and I know for Mollie's sake,
That the good and gracious Lord will help 'em through.
"The Pioneer" by Hanford Lennox Gordon
Kindly brothers of the East,--
Thou great tiaraed priest,
Thou sanctified Rienzi of Rome and of the earth,--
Or thou who bear'st control
Over golden Istambol,
Who felt for our misfortunes and helped us in our dearth,--
"Ireland" by Denis Florence MacCarthy

In news:

Marell Booker scored from five yards out on 3rd-and-goal to help lead the Red Team to a 16-10 overtime victory over the White Team in Western Kentucky University's annual spring football game Saturday at L.T.
A man in Canada helped to save the life of an elderly woman over a thousand miles away.
Jefferson helps Jazz orchestrate victory over Los Angeles Lakers.
Continuous innovations in the implants' technologies have helped the orthopedic industry to maintain a steady growth of 7-10% over the last decade.
Ohio State's electric quarterback rushed for 149 yards and a touchdown to help the Buckeyes score a 52-49 win over Indiana on Saturday OSU moved to 7-0 (3-0 Big Ten) while IU (2-4, 0-3) dropped its fourth straight game.
'Hey, Lucinda, can we get a little help over here ?'.
I Need Some Help Over Here .
Over the past four years, hundreds of volunteers have stepped up to help maintain landscaping in Bend's public rights of way.
David Beckham leads Galaxy to a win Posted: Aug 25, 2012 David Beckham helps his side take the 5-2 victory over Isidro Metapan.
I like the defensive adjustments he's helped implement over the last few seasons.
Pour remaining caramel over pepitas , using an offset spatula to help spread caramel if necessary.
Over the past week, we've heard about dozens of worthwhile ways to help the victims of Japan's earthquake and tsunami, but one recent announcement caught our eyes—and nose.
Health Record tailored to helping people over 50 better control their health information.
The group has collected over 9,000 quilts that were donated to help raise money for Alzheimer's research.
Three or four things will occur over the next few years that'll help farmers in their continuing battle to control resistant pigweed .
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In science:

Wootters during the joint workshop of the ESF-QIT programme and the Newton institute in Cambridge, July 1999. S.V. would also like to thank Ben Tregenna for some very helpful discussions, and Daniel Jonathan for demonstrating a great deal of patience over the past year.
Ordering States with Entanglement Measures
Averaging over u with the help of the standard replica trick gives the quartic in ψ term in the action.
Nonlinear $\sigma$ model for disordered superconductors
Over the past decade, balloon measurements have provided a wealth of new information to help address questions about cosmic rays from traditional astrophysical sources as well as about exotic cosmic rays.
Particle Astrophysics and Cosmology: Cosmic Laboratories for New Physics (Summary of the Snowmass 2001 P4 Working Group)
Using similar presentation for diagram (2) we calculate the integral over the photon momentum q in Eq.(2) for these two diagrams with the help of Eqs.(A2).
Z alpha expansion for self-energy radiative corrections to parity nonconservation in atoms
The fact that m is not a probability measure can be helped, at least over N, using compactification as above, and extending the notion of randomness tests.
Uniform test of algorithmic randomness over a general space
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