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Foe vs. Helper — What's the Difference?

Foe vs. Helper — What's the Difference?

Difference Between Foe and Helper

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Foe

An enemy or opponent
His work was praised by friends and foes alike
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Helper

To give assistance to (someone); make it easier for (someone) to do something; aid
She helped me with my project. I helped her find her book.
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Foe

A personal enemy or opponent.
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Helper

To give material or financial aid to
Help the homeless.
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Foe

One who is opposed to an idea or cause
A foe of tax reform.
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Helper

To wait on, as in a store or restaurant
Please help the customer in aisle 20.
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Foe

An enemy in war.
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Helper

To contribute to the effectiveness or improvement of (something); improve or advance
Tax breaks to help create jobs.
New ways to help the environment.
A remark that didn't help the situation.
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Foe

Something that is destructive or injurious
Taxes that were the foe of economic development.
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Helper

To ease the pain or discomfort of; relieve
Medication to help your cold.
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Foe

(obsolete) Hostile.
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Helper

To refrain from; avoid or resist. Used with can or cannot
Couldn't help laughing.
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Foe

An enemy.
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Helper

To be of service; give assistance
I made a cake, and my friend helped.
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Foe

A unit of energy equal to 1044 joules.
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Helper

To be of use or provide relief
He has a bad back, and physical therapy hasn't helped.
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Foe

One who entertains personal enmity, hatred, grudge, or malice, against another; an enemy.
A man's foes shall be they of his own household.
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Helper

The action of helping; assistance
Do you need help with that package?.
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Foe

An enemy in war; a hostile army.
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Helper

One that helps
You've been a great help. A food processor is a help to the serious cook.
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Foe

One who opposes on principle; an opponent; an adversary; an ill-wisher; as, a foe to religion.
A foe to received doctrines.
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Helper

(Archaic) A person employed to help, especially a farm worker or domestic servant.
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Foe

To treat as an enemy.
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Helper

Such employees considered as a group. Often used with the.
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Foe

An armed adversary (especially a member of an opposing military force);
A soldier must be prepared to kill his enemies
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Helper

One who helps; an aide; assistant; auxiliary.
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Foe

A personal enemy;
They had been political foes for years
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Helper

That which helps; anything serving to assist.
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Helper

A person who does cleaning and cooking in a family home, or in a market; domestic employee.
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Helper

A locomotive that assists a train, usually on steep gradients.
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Helper

One who, or that which, helps, aids, assists, or relieves; as, a lay helper in a parish.
Thou art the helper of the fatherless.
Compassion . . . oftentimes a helper of evils.
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Helper

A person who contributes to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose;
My invaluable assistant
They hired additional help to finish the work
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Helper

A person who helps people or institutions (especially with financial help)
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