Rescue

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Definition

to rescue: to save, to help, to salvage; to release, to liberate
verb
After the earthquake they rescued hundreds of people from underneath the buildings.

a rescue: a saving, a salvage, a recovery; a release, a liberation
noun
I was trapped in the bathroom for an hour before you came to the rescue!

Examples

  • "Samantha : Sheeba rescued a baby whale from a Soviet cruise missile."
  • "You never rescued any animals."
  • "You ran into a tree, saved my personal assistant and rescued me from my captors."
  • "I recently rescued a kitten who was stuck in a tree."
  • "23% of you think that Bruno Delavigne was rescued by mermaids and is now living underwater."
  • "I, uhh, helped rescue uhhhhh, small animals."
  • "This looks like a rescue operation, Brent."
  • "Hot Air Balloon Crashes Over Pacific: Rescue teams dispatched, survivors unlikely"

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