WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2019
help•mate /ˈhɛlpˌmeɪt/USA pronunciation  or  -meet /-ˌmit/USA pronunciation   n. [countable]
  1. a companion and helper.
  2. a wife or husband.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2019
help•mate  (helpmāt′),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. a companion and helper.
  2. a wife or husband.
  3. anything that aids or assists, esp. regularly:This calculator is my constant helpmate.
  • help + mate1, by association with helpmeet 1705–15


Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

helpmate /ˈhɛlpˌmeɪt/ n
  1. a companion and helper, esp a wife



'helpmate' also found in these entries:
Advertisements

Word of the day: party | tap

Advertisements

Report an inappropriate ad.