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adjective as in relieved

adjective as in saved

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Example Sentences

Once the ships that rescued them dock at port, they disembark.

And now that you mention it, I also got seasick, and had altitude sickness, and had to be rescued a few times.

The center had seemingly proven wrong people who contend that rescued eaglets can only survive in captivity.

The rescued male was in better condition and his fractured wing began to heal without surgery.

He must learn that sometimes even heroes need to be rescued.

But he was rescued by the efforts of the sailors, who threw him a rope by which he saved himself.

It is easy to imagine the gratitude and joy of the nine perishing men who were rescued from an awful death!

Allah had turned the hearts of the great white men and rescued his chosen people in the hour of imminent danger.

A girl and a type climb one of the tall lamp-posts and prepare to do a mid-air balancing act, when rescued by the others.

The books of the Treasury and of the Privy Council were rescued, and are still preserved.


On this page you'll find 37 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to rescued, such as: freed, discharged, disengaged, dismissed, released, and removed.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.