Today's word is:
I haven't done one of these in a while, and I've skipped ahead in my long list of over used words to one I've been using a lot lately. What with my up and coming cover release in August and book release in October, I've asked for a lot of FAVORS from people, for which I'm deeply grateful! AND I'm still need of PLUGS. I could use a few more cover revelers and I definitely need more reviewers. My book, The Bowl and the Stone is a middle and not long, 25K or so.
Depending on how you use it, this list may come in handy for finding another way to say the same thing.
advice, abet, abetment, accommodate, advance/advancement, advocate, aid, alleviate, ameliorate, amend, assist/assistance, attend (to)/attendance/attention, avail
back/backstop/ back up, backing, bail out, ballyhoo, balm, be of assistance, be of use,, befriend, benefaction, benefit/beneficence, better, bolster, boost, bootstrap, buck up, buttress
care/care for, champion, charity, cheer, comfort, contribute, cooperate/cooperation, corrective, counsel, cure
deliver, do a favor, do a service, do one’s part, doctor
ease, embolden, encourage/encouragement, endorse, expedite
facilitate/facilitation, favor, forward/forwarding, foster, further/furtherance/furthering
give a leg up, give care, give/lend a hand, go to bat for, go with, guide/guidance
hand, hand holding, hasten, heal, hearten, helping hand, hype
launch, leg up, lend a hand, lift
maintain/maintenance, meliorate, mentor/mentoring, minister to, mitigate, mollify
oblige, open doors
palliate/palliation, patronage/patronize, philanthropy, plug, promote/promotion, prop up, push
rally round, reinforce, relief, relieve, remedy, rescue, restore, revive, root for
sanction, save, second, see (to)/see through, serve/service, sponsor/sponsorship, stand by
stand one a good stead, stick up for, stimulate, stump for, subserve, succor, support, sustain/sustenance
take under one’s wing, treat
upgrade, uphold, use, utility
And here, for your listening enjoyment is a 1968 cover of Help by Deep Purple. It's a version I rather like. Slowed down and psychedelic.
Today I'm thankful for YOU, my fellow BLOGGERS!
Without your love I'd be nowhere at all. (Thank you Bob Dylan)
What are you thankful for? Is help a word you over use? Got a favorite replacement? Can you LEND A HAND with a cover reveal or review?