Beat and Help


Beat verb - To strike repeatedly.

Help is an antonym for beat in topics: defeat, forge, throb, mix, injure by striking.

Nearby Words: beaten, beating, beater, beatable


Help verb - To provide (someone) with what is useful or necessary to achieve an end.

Beat is an antonym for help.

Nearby Words: helpful, helped, helpless, helper, helping

How words are described

good good beat good help
nice nice beat nice help
best best beat best help
similar similar beat similar help
Other adjectives: actual, serious, huge, little, quick, main, major, general, minimal, extra, last, occasional, local.

Common collocations

girl beat girl help girl
man beat man help man
guy beat guy help guy
people beat people help people
Other words: children, someone, time, way, mother, anyone, everyone, son, times, kids, guys.

Both words in one sentence

  • Series / Who Wants to Be a Superhero? However, the very first example was a subversion, because stopping to help a little girl look for her mother would not help anyone beat the clock, but it was the right move.
  • Doesn't help Apollo nearly beat being out in the USA before Phoenix Wright 3, and actually beat it by several months in Europe.
  • Later on in the story, Batman asks for help from a Dr.Jonathan Crane for help with figuring out how to beat "Jack".
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