Aids — synonyms, definition

1. aids (Noun)

12 synonyms
acquired immune deficiency syndrome assistances assistants assists attentions cares economic aid* financial aid* helpers helps supporters tendings
6 definitions

aids (Noun) — A serious (often fatal) disease of the immune system transmitted through blood products especially by sexual contact or contaminated needles.

aids (Noun) — A resource. ex. "visual aids in teaching"

aids (Noun) — The activity of contributing to the fulfilment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose. ex. "rescue party went to their aid"

aids (Noun) — Money to support a worthy person or cause.

aids (Noun) — The work of providing treatment for or attending to someone or something. ex. "no medical aid was required"

aids (Noun) — A person who contributes to the fulfilment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose.

7 types of
activities gifts immunodeficiency infectious disease resources workers works
116 types
Aides TLCs accommodations accomplices actor's assistant* appeals attendants attenders auxiliaries baby sitting* babysittings bat boy* birthing coach* boosts cat's-paws chief assistant* coadjutors comforts confederates dental assistant* • • •

2. aids (Verb)

2 definitions

aids (Verb) — Give assistance; be of service.

aids (Verb) — Improve the condition of. ex. "These pills will aid the patient"

8 types of
ameliorates amends backs up betters improves meliorates mends supports
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alleviates assists attends attends to avails benefacts benefits bootstraps brings around cares cures does good eases expedites facilitates gives care hastens heals helps out serves • • •