To help over

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • To help over to enable to surmount; as, to help one over an obstacle.
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Usage

In literature:

Corbario had found her for Regina; was Settimia helping Corbario to exercise a sort of paternal vigilance over him?
"Whosoever Shall Offend" by F. Marion Crawford
This attachment, together with the firm possession of Keith, helped to tide Flossie over the tedium of waiting.
"The Divine Fire" by May Sinclair
But he advised me to ride over to Granger or some of the other fellows and get their help.
"The Elephant God" by Gordon Casserly
So it will be seen that a spirit of mutual accommodation served to help us over the rough going.
"The Light in the Clearing" by Irving Bacheller
So think it over and consider if to hear any of them would help me.
"The Red Redmaynes" by Eden Phillpotts
Did you love me when you took hold of me round the waist in the meadows to help me over the streams?
"Abbe Mouret's Transgression La Faute De L'abbe Mouret" by Emile Zola
The more she pondered over it the more she began to see in this invitation a way of helping her father.
"The Lion and The Mouse" by Charles Klein
You had better take my boat's crew as well as your own to help you to turn things over.
"One of the 28th" by G. A. Henty
Captain Scott and supporting party came from Cape Evans to help us over blue ice, but they were not required.
"The Worst Journey in the World, Volumes 1 and 2" by Apsley Cherry-Garrard
Also you must have plenty of exercise, so as to help send the blood all over the body.
"Confidences" by Edith B. Lowry
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In poetry:

"O lion, grand,
Come over the sand,
And help me now, I pray!
Here's a little lass,
Who wants to pass;
Please carry her on her way."
"O Lion, Grand" by Louisa May Alcott
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
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
I will, Heaven helping me, Matthew said solemnly,
Come, bear a hand, mates, and lower me over the cliff quietly;
Then Matthew was lowered with ropes into what seemed a watery grave,
At the risk of his own life, old Jonathan Bately's son to save.
"Annie Marshall the Foundling" by William Topaz McGonagall

In news:

Kayla Standish scored 18 points to help No 20 Gonzaga beat to a 77-56 victory over Portland in a West Coast Conference game Thursday night.
A driver in Mexico got himself into a sticky situation when he pulled over to help a woman whose pickup appeared to be broken down by the highway.
Seven different Michigan Tech players scored touchdowns to help the homestanding Huskies earn a 51-15 victory over Tiffin in their season opener today at Sherman Field.
Over 400 poll workers turn out to help on Nov 6.
Dennis Johnson rushed for two touchdowns and the Arkansas defense had eight sacks to help the Razorbacks snap a four-game skid with a 24-7 victory over Auburn on Saturday.
ELKHART — The Knights of Columbus Council 1043 is once again collecting food for their annual drive to help families in need over the holidays.
A city zoning enforcement manager told KRQE News 13 over the phone in the past they used grant money to help property owners clean up alleys but that money has run out.
Five players scored in double figures to help lead the Ole Miss Rebels to a 90-81 win over the Memphis Tigers in a National Invitation Tournament game Friday evening at C.M.
Now we'll go over ways to help kids cope with the apocalypse , and not die of boredom when you're holed up in you house for weeks at a time.
With summer temperatures predicted to reach dangerous levels over the next few days, Louisville residents are encouraged to take advantage of city facilities and other resources available to help cope with the heat.
Over the years, Kodak has compensated laid-off workers with severance packages to help them through the transition of finding a new job.
Don Shula had the 1972 Miami Dolphins over to his house for dinner Thursday to help celebrate the 40th anniversary of their perfect season.
With Youkilis taking over 3rd, he just wants to help out Sox after rehab assignment.
Here's an exercise for you to complete over the next week to help you come up with a development commitment plan.
The room was taken over by a host of volunteers and Mid-East students helping to make over local residents looking for work.
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In science:

An idea used in the proof of Bertini’s theorem over finite fields [Po]– due to Poonen– will help us to overcome this difficulty.
Counting Multisections in Conic Bundles over a Curve defined over F_q
It is helpful to note that, for each p ≥ n + 1, the maximum in (2.3) is taken over at most κ0 Np increments, where Np denotes the cardinality of Dp .
Uniform Modulus of Continuity of Random Fields
With the help of Theorem 3.4, it is not difficult to show that Lp(M , Φ) is disjointly decomposable LNS over Sh(B ) for all p > 1.
Non-commutative $L_p$-spaces associated with a Maharam trace
For example, a photo-electron event could be ‘helped over’ the PC threshold by an accompanying CIC event, or a CIC event could be lost by occurring within an illuminated pixel. A second simplification would be to assume that, as the signal or CIC level increases, the detected fraction of these events does not change.
On the use of electron-multiplying CCDs for astronomical spectroscopy
As this inequality is not homogeneous it is helpful to replace u with cu (and subsequently we will optimize over c).
Uchiyama's lemma and the John-Nirenberg inequality
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