American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. An aide-de-camp.
- n. An assistant; a helper: a nurse's aide. See Synonyms at assistant.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as aide-de-camp.
- n. An assistant.
- n. military An officer who acts as assistant to a more senior one; an aide-de-camp.
- n. someone who acts as assistant
- n. an officer who acts as military assistant to a more senior officer
- From French aider ("to help"), from Latin adiuvō ("I help"). (Wiktionary)
- French, from aider, to aid; see aid. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
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