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  Definition of rescue
  1. recovery or preservation from loss or danger; "work is the deliverance of mankind"; "a surgeon''s job is the saving of lives"
  2. take forcibly from legal custody; "rescue prisoners"
  3. free from harm or evil
Similar Words: deliverance, delivery, saving, deliver

 

Hyponyms: lifesaving, redemption, salvation, reclamation, reformation, salvage, search and rescue mission, salve, relieve, save, reprieve

 

Derivational Morphology: deliver, savior, saviour, rescuer, deliverer, deliverance, delivery, saving

 

Anagrams: Cereus, recuse, secure

 

Language Translations:
Chinese: 救援   Dutch: redden  
Finnish: pelastaa   French: secourir  
German: retten   Hebrew: חילוץ  
Hungarian: megmenteni   Italian: salvare  
Japanese: 救い出す   Korean: 구출하다  
Portuguese: salvar   Russian: спасать  
Spanish: rescatar   Swedish: rädda  
 
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