how to pronounce helper


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The above transcription of helper is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

helper is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of helper in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… and that helper spring must be doing …”

meanings of helper


  1. A locomotive that assists a train, usually on steep gradients.
  2. That which helps; anything serving to assist.
  3. A person who does cleaning and cooking in a family home, or in a market; domestic employee.
  4. One who helps; an aide.


  1. A city in Carbon County, Utah, United States, which got its name from the practice of the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad of attaching helper engines to trains there.

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