Origin of aide
Examples from the Web for aide
As part of the MassEquality coalition, Marc Solomon, a former Senate aide, was working to get Bay State legislators to vote no.The Real Story Behind the Fight for Marriage Equality|E.J. Graff|December 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Then she cajoled an aide, standing next to her, to provide particulars.
Sen. Tom Harkin of Iowa, a longtime disability advocate, has made HCBS a priority, a Harkin aide told The Daily Beast.Medicaid Will Give You Money for At-Home Care, but You Might Wait Years|Elizabeth Picciuto|December 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
On Monday, there were only two issues "that should be resolved tonight," the aide said.
Nevertheless, Brian Rogers, a McCain aide pushed back against UANI, calling the Rio Tinto-Iran connection “a red herring.”
Just then an aide rode up, and the Colonel gave a sharp command which put an end to this desultory talk.The Crisis, Complete|Winston Churchill
Would he, perhaps, now that he had made me his aide, trust her to me as willingly as to the chevalier?The Rose of Old St. Louis|Mary Dillon
Warwick Cary, an aide with him, came from the direction of the Capitol and joined his daughter and brother.The Long Roll|Mary Johnston
He sent an aide to Meade, with a request that he might attack.The Boys of '61|Charles Carleton Coffin.
"This is a serious business," said Montcalm hurriedly to his aide.Canada: the Empire of the North|Agnes C. Laut
British Dictionary definitions for aide
Word Origin and History for aide
1777, short for aide-de-camp (1660s), French, literally "camp assistant" (see aid (n.)).