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Synonyms for rescue
ˈrɛs kyu

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rescue, deliverance, delivery, saving(verb)

    recovery or preservation from loss or danger

    "work is the deliverance of mankind"; "a surgeon's job is the saving of lives"

    Synonyms:
    livery, speech, pitch, delivery, bringing, preservation, deliverance, manner of speaking, economy, saving, legal transfer, obstetrical delivery

  2. rescue, deliver(verb)

    free from harm or evil

    Synonyms:
    pitch, have, fork out, deliver, bear, surrender, return, redeem, extradite, deport, turn in, cede, fork up, hand over, drive home, give up, fork over, present, give birth, birth, render, save

  3. rescue(verb)

    take forcibly from legal custody

    "rescue prisoners"

    Synonyms:
    deliver

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. rescue(v)

    Synonyms:
    retake, recover, recapture, liberate, extricate, save, deliver, preserve

    Antonyms:
    endanger, imperil, betray, surrender, abandon, expose

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. rescue(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    liberate, free, deliver, save, redeem, extricate, release, ransom, set free, bring off

  2. rescue(n.)

    Synonyms:
    liberation, release, redemption, ransom, salvation, deliverance, extrication

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. rescue(n)

    Synonyms:
    deliverance, liberation, salvation, ransom, extrication, disentanglement

  2. rescue(v)

    Synonyms:
    release, deliver, liberate, recapture, redeem, save, extricate, disenthrall

How to pronounce rescue?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say rescue in sign language?

  1. rescue

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How to use rescue in a sentence?

  1. Aung Zaw Oo:

    It's an emergency situation we have never faced before, we have only two motor boats for the rescue process. The government plans to send more.

  2. Petty Officer Jon-Paul Rios:

    This is 100 percent still a search and rescue. It's not going to be a recovery just yet.

  3. Lafe Langford:

    The first thing that came out of her mouth when she saw her uncles was,' We have to go back. We have to go back. My siblings, my brothers and sisters are dying. They're bleeding, they're shot. We have to go rescue them,' and that's all she cared about.

  4. Luca Cari:

    The rescue is complicated because this happened in the middle of the countryside.

  5. Matt Schoen:

    You know my heart dropped there, it was not a good feeling and again you immediately turn to hope and prayers and thoughts that there is a successful rescue mission.


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