¿Sabías que...?: Es una verdura de color verde que suena como el adjetivo femenino del judaísmo.
aid / ayuda
 
aid   [eɪd]
A. -noun
1. (=assistance)   ayuda (f)
·to come/go to somebody'noun aid
(literally)   acudir en ayuda or more formal usage en auxilio de somebody, someone   (in argument)   salir en defensa de somebody, someone
·a neighbour rushed to his aid
un vecino corrió en su ayuda or more formal usage en su auxilio
a. a charity performance [in] aid of the blind =   una representaciónoun benéfica a beneficio de los ciegos
·what'noun all this in aid of?
*   ¿a qué viene todo esto?
b. [with] the aid of =   con la ayuda de
·she could only walk with the aid of crutches
·nounólo podía andar con la ayuda or ayudándose de unas muletas
c. the star can be seen [without] the aid of a telescope =   la estrella se puede ver sin necesidad or ayuda de un telescopio
2. (economic, medical)   ayuda (f)
·to give aid
·prestar ayuda
food  
legal  
3. (=book, tool)   ayuda (f)
·the book is an invaluable aid to teachers
·el libro es una ayuda valiosísima para los profesores
deaf  
4. (=person)   asistente masculine and feminine
B. -transitive verb
1. [+progress, process, recovery]
(=speed up)   acelerar
(=contribute to)   contribuir a
2. [+person]   ayudar
·to aid somebody [to] do something
·ayudar a somebody, someone a hacer algo
·to aid one another
·ayudarse mutuamente
a. to aid and [abet] somebody =   ser cómplice de somebody, someone   (law, legal)   instigar y secundar a somebody, someone
C. -intransitive verb   ayudar
·it aids in the prevention of tooth decay
·ayuda a prevenir la caries
D. -compound
·aid agency   -noun   organismo (m) de ayuda
·aid package   -noun   dotaciónoun (f) de ayuda
·aid programme
·aid program
(United States)   -noun   programa (m) de ayuda
·aid station   -noun
(United States)   puesto (m) de socorro
·aid worker   -noun   cooperante masculine and feminine
 
AID / AID
 
AID
-noun abbreviation
1. artificial insemination by donor
2. (United States)   Agency for International Development   AID (f)
3. (United States)   (administration)   Aid to Families with Dependent Children
 
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