1. 〔助力〕assistance, aid;〔支援〕support

    援助する 〔助力する〕assist, help, aid;〔支援する〕support

    • 精神的[物質的]援助
    • moral [material] support
    • 財政的援助
    • financial aid
    • 彼に援助を求めよう
    • Let's ask [appeal to] him for help.
    • 計画に援助を約束してくれた
    • He pledged support for our plan.
    • 彼が立候補するなら援助しようということになった
    • We agreed to back him (up) if he decided to run for election.
  1. 援助交際“compensated dating”;・schoolgirl prostitution disguised as pay for companionship
    • 援助交際を何とも思わない女子高校生が大勢いるらしい
    • Many high school girls seem to think nothing of having sex with middle-aged men in exchange for money or gifts.
  1. 援助組織a relief organization [agency]
  1. 援助要員a relief worker