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Spanish translation of “rescue”

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rescue

verb /ˈreskjuː/
to get or take out of a dangerous situation, captivity etc
rescatar, socorrer
The lifeboat was sent out to rescue the sailors from the sinking ship.
rescuer noun
salvador
Translations of “rescue”
in Korean 구하다…
in Arabic يُنْقِذ…
in French secourir…
in Italian salvare, soccorrere…
in Chinese (Traditional) 救援, 營救, 解救…
in Russian спасать…
in Turkish kurtarmak…
in Polish ratować, ocalić…
in Portuguese resgatar, salvar…
in German retten…
in Catalan rescatar, salvar…
in Japanese ~を救助する, 救出する, 助ける…
in Chinese (Simplified) 救援, 营救, 解救…
(Definition of rescue from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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