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aid

(Help), noun abetment, accommodation, advance, advocacy, aidance, assistance, auspices, backing, benefit, coadjuvancy, cooperation, countenance, endorsement, facilitation, furtherance, guidance, help, maintenance, ministration, ministry, patronage, reinforcement, relief, rescue, service, sponsorship, subscription, subsidy, subsistence, succor, support, sustenance, tutelage, willing help
Associated concepts: aid and abet, aid and comfort

aid

(Subsistence), noun benefaction, benefit, charity, compensation, endowment, humanitarianism, ministration, ministry, patronage, relief, subsidy, support, sustainment, sustenance

aid

verb abet, advance, assist, augment, avail, be auxiliary to, be of service, benefit, collaborate, cooperate with, facilitate, further, give aid, give support, help, minnster to, nurture, oblige, promote, provision, reinforce, r ender help, r escue, second, serve, service, strengthen, subserve, succor, supplement, support, uphold
Associated concepts: aid and abet, aid and comfort
See also: abet, accommodate, accomplice, advantage, advocacy, assist, assistance, associate, avail, bear, behalf, benefactor, benefit, bolster, capitalize, charity, coactor, coadjutant, coconspirator, conduce, confederate, conspire, conspirer, contribute, contribution, copartner, countenance, enable, endow, endowment, espouse, expedite, facilitate, factor, favor, finance, foment, foster, harbor, help, ingredient, instrument, inure, largess, lend, loan, maintain, maintenance, nurture, participant, participate, partner, patronage, promotion, protection, redress, reinforcement, relieve, remedy, rescue, samaritan, sanction, serve, service, shelter, side, subsidize, support, sustain, tool, uphold

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abet

in English law, aiding and abetting is the helping in some way of the principal offender. It is in itself a crime but depends upon some earlier communication between the parties. See, for Scotland, ART AND PART.
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Give all of the PS11bn overseas aid budget to Nepal, the one country which truly deserves it.
One reader said: "While we have food banks we should cut overseas aid.
Yet, the picture in this one-pager, and the message communicated through it, is one-sided and incorrect for one very simple reason: the only inflow that is mentioned is money coming in via annual overseas aid.
Both could have an impact on us and it is in our best interest as well as being humanitarian that we dispense overseas aid.
Ring-fenced overseas aid at nearly 70% of estimated GDP growth next year, some to buy arms - Mirage fighters in Argentina is just one example.
Overseas aid has risen in every year of this Government in total more than $2 billion since 2007/08 an increase of over 60 per cent.
LONDON, March 20 (KUNA) -- Britain should not break its promises to the poorest people in the world over the issue of the Government's overseas aid spending commitment, Prime Minister David Cameron said Wednesday.
Summary: Oxfam has reacted angrily to a hint by David Cameron that some money from the overseas aid budget could be used to fund military projects.
A UK-based overseas aid watchdog determined that $162 million spent over the past seven years to improve Nigerian schools and enroll more girls into the country's education system have largely failed.
I CAN only assume the decision to substantially increase our overseas aid budget was forced upon a reluctant PM by Nick "misplaced generosity" Clegg.
OVERSEAS aid including subsidies to poorer European countries should not be funded by the Government, a Conservative MP has urged.
The fact tens of thousands can die without massive appeals and fundraising concerts is why Welsh MP David Davies is wrong when he calls on the Government to cut funding overseas aid and divert cash to ease the budget cuts facing the police.