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1. assistant

noun. ['əˈsɪstənt'] a person who contributes to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose.

Synonyms

  • deputy
  • cat's-paw
  • doula
  • poser
  • subordinate
  • model
  • water boy
  • dental assistant
  • event planner
  • bat boy
  • accomplice
  • monitrice
  • labor coach
  • manikin
  • flower girl
  • worker
  • right-hand man
  • theater prompter
  • underling
  • waterer
  • attender
  • auxiliary
  • hatchet man
  • supporter
  • fashion model
  • powder monkey
  • helper
  • facilitator
  • aide
  • paraprofessional
  • actor's assistant
  • tender
  • manakin
  • man Friday
  • instrument
  • lieutenant
  • mannikin
  • underboss
  • confederate
  • enforcer
  • secretarial assistant
  • birthing coach
  • secretary
  • pawn
  • attendant
  • coadjutor
  • prompter
  • mannequin
  • chief assistant
  • foot soldier
  • girl Friday
  • subsidiary
  • dresser
  • whipper-in
  • sidesman

Antonyms

  • act
  • superior
  • insubordinate
  • domineering

Etymology

  • assistant (French)

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Rhymes with Dental Assistant

  • self-consistent
  • nonexistent
  • inconsistent
  • consistent
  • resistant
  • persistent
  • insistent
  • existent
  • distant

Sentences with dental-assistant


1. Noun Phrase
Some duties of the a dentist hygienist may overlap with those of a dental assistant.

2. Noun Phrase
This way, dentists and patients alike can be more comfortable with the knowledge level of the dental assistant.

3. Noun Phrase
Registered dental assistants are registered through state agencies, and their registration is only viable in that state.

4. Noun Phrase
Certified and registered dental assistants both must pass examinations to earn their titles.

2. assistant

adjective. ['əˈsɪstənt'] of or relating to a person who is subordinate to another.

Synonyms

  • low-level
  • subordinate

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • disservice
  • worsen

Etymology

  • assistant (French)

3. dental

noun. ['ˈdɛntəl'] a consonant articulated with the tip of the tongue near the gum ridge.

Synonyms

  • consonant
  • alveolar consonant
  • dental consonant

Antonyms

  • inconsistent
  • inharmonious
  • stem vowel
  • shwa

Etymology

  • dentalis (Latin)
  • dens (Latin)
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