search and rescue team

Definition of search and rescue team

:a group of people trained to find and help lost people

Word by Word Definitions

search play
  1. : to look into or over carefully or thoroughly in an effort to find or discover something: such as

  2. : to examine in seeking something

  3. : to look through or explore by inspecting possible places of concealment or investigating suspicious circumstances

  1. : an act of searching

  2. : an act of boarding and inspecting a ship on the high seas in exercise of right of search

  3. : a party that searches

rescue play
  1. : to free from confinement, danger, or evil : save, deliver: such as

  2. : to take (someone, such as a prisoner) forcibly from custody

  3. : to recover (something, such as a prize) by force

team play
  1. : a number of persons associated together in work or activity: such as

  2. : a group on one side (as in football or a debate)

  3. : crew, gang

  1. : of or performed by a team

  1. : to yoke or join in a team

  2. : to convey or haul with a team

  3. : to form a team or association : join forces or efforts


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