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rescue

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of rescue

  1. the saving from danger or evil stranded people hoping for rescue from the rising floodwaters Synonyms of rescue deliverance, salvationWords Related to rescue ransom, recovery, redemption; extrication; defense, guard, protection, safeguard, safeguarding, security; conservation, guardianship, preservation, safekeeping


rescue

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of rescue

  1. to remove from danger or harm an all-out effort to rescue a beached whale Synonyms of rescue bail out, bring off, deliver, saveWords Related to rescue salvage; emancipate, free, liberate, manumit, release; disentangle, extricate; recoverAntonyms of rescue adventure, compromise, endanger, gamble (with), hazard, imperil, jeopardize, peril, risk, venture


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