assister

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

assist +‎ -er.

Noun[edit]

assister (plural assisters)

  1. One who assists; an assistant or helper.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin assistō.

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assister

  1. (transitive) to assist, to aid
  2. (intransitive, followed by à) to attend, to be present
    Nous assistons au match.
    We're attending the match.
  3. (intransitive, followed by à) to witness, to observe

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Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin assistō.

Verb[edit]

assister

  1. to be present
    • 1568, Les actes de la conference tenue a Paris ... 1566 entre deux Docteurs de Sorbonne et deux ministres de Calvin page 556
      Et davantage, il y a une difference entre assister aux prieres, & de participer à icelles
      And moreover, there is a difference between being present at prayers, and participating in them

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Verb[edit]

assister

  1. imperative of assistere

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

assister

  1. indefinite plural of assist