aidant

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old French, from the verb aidier (to aid, to help).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

aidant (comparative more aidant, superlative most aidant)

  1. (obsolete) helpful, assisting
    • 1605, All you unpublished virtues of the earth, / Spring with my tears, be aidant and remediate / In the good man's distress! — William Shakespeare, King Lear IV.iii

French[edit]

Verb[edit]

aidant

  1. Present participle of aider.

Old French[edit]

Verb[edit]

aidant

  1. Present participle of aider.

Adjective[edit]

aidant m, f

  1. ready or in agreement to help, to assist

Declension[edit]