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Spanish translation of “rescue”

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
(Definition of rescue from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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