Definitions For Assist


  • (sports) the act of enabling another player to make a good play
  • The activity of contributing to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose


  • Act as an assistant in a subordinate or supportive function
  • Work for or be a servant to
  • Give help or assistance; be of service
  • To give support or help : to make it easier for someone to do something or for something to happen

Is Assist a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Assist is worth 6 points in Scrabble and 6 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Assist in a Sentence

  • The device assists those who can't climb stairs.
  • The President was assisted by his advisers.
  • She assisted the boy with his homework.
  • He had 3 goals and 2 assists in the hockey game.
  • With an assist from his dad, the youngster built a doghouse any canine would be proud to call home

Synonyms for Assist

Antonyms for Assist

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