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Synonyms of rescue

Noun


1. rescue, deliverance, delivery, saving, recovery, retrieval

usage: recovery or preservation from loss or danger; "work is the deliverance of mankind"; "a surgeon's job is the saving of lives"

Verb


1. rescue, deliver, save, carry through, pull through, bring through

usage: free from harm or evil

2. rescue, take

usage: take forcibly from legal custody; "rescue prisoners"

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