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rescues

noun
plural of rescue

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(Entry 1 of 2)

the saving from danger or evil
  • stranded people hoping for rescue from the rising floodwaters

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rescues

verb
present tense third-person singular of rescue

Synonyms & Antonyms of rescues (Entry 2 of 2)

to remove from danger or harm
  • an all-out effort to rescue a beached whale

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“Rescues.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/rescues. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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