come to (one's) assistance

come to (one's) assistance

To help one. Because Nancy is a senior member of the team, I really appreciated her coming to my aid. When that case had me stumped, I asked another detective to come to my assistance.
See also: assistance, come

come to someone's assistance

to arrive and provide assistance to someone. A kindly truck driver came to our assistance, and we were able to call for help. I hope someone will come to my assistance soon.
See also: assistance, come