archaic form of helpful
Furnishing help; giving aid; useful.
Furnishing help; giving aid; assistant; useful; salutary.
‘Heavens make our presence and our practicesPleasant and helpful to him!’;
providing assistance or serving a useful function
of service or assistance;
‘a child who is helpful around the house can save the mother many steps’;
showing a willingness to cooperate;
‘a helpful cooperative patient’; ‘parents hope to raise children who are considerate and helpful to others’;
giving or ready to give help
‘people are friendly and helpful’; ‘helpful staff’;
‘pages of helpful information’;