Assistants Assisting

Assisted

Meanings and phrases

assisted

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. having help; often used as a combining form; aided

assisted suicide

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. suicide of a terminally ill person that involves an assistant who serves to make dying as painless and dignified as possible
E.g.
  • Davison accepted a plea bargain agreement, pleading guilty to assisted suicide.
  • The Roman Catholic Church condemns euthanasia and assisted suicide as morally wrong.
  • Anna then finds Fiz and explains that it was what Hayley wanted and that it was not assisted suicide.

assisted living

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • As of 2016, she resides in an assisted living facility, and her three daughters live in Shreveport.
  • He died in 2014 from progressive supranuclear palsy in an assisted living facility in Washington, DC.
  • Cao Văn Viên lived his last years at Sleepy Hollow Manor, an assisted living facility in Annandale, Virginia.

assisted his father

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • As a child, he assisted his father as a radio-telegraph operator.
  • Since his childhood Moisis assisted his father who was employed in a bakery.
  • Brodigan assisted his father George's suicide; charges were later dismissed.

later assisted

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Van Loo, passing by in 1720, bought it and later assisted the young painter.
  • He is later assisted by a Management Council comprising all three Vice Principals and four Head of Departments.
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