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rescuing

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  • verbsave from danger
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Synonyms for rescuing

verb save from danger
  • extricate
  • free
  • keep
  • liberate
  • preserve
  • protect
  • recapture
  • recover
  • release
  • retrieve
  • salvage
  • conserve
  • deliver
  • disembarrass
  • disentangle
  • emancipate
  • manumit
  • ransom
  • redeem
  • regain
  • retain
  • safeguard
  • spring
  • unleash
  • unloose
  • bail one out
  • get off the hook
  • get out
  • get out of hock
  • give a break
  • hold over
  • pull out of the fire
  • save life of
  • set free

Antonyms for rescuing

  • give
  • harm
  • hold
  • hurt
  • injure
  • limit
  • lose
  • restrain
  • forfeit
  • imprison
  • spend
  • imperil
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to rescuing

freeing

noun. emancipation
  • clearing
  • deliverance
  • delivery
  • discharging
  • disentangling
  • extrication
  • granting freedom
  • liberation
  • loosening
  • loosing
  • manumission
  • pardoning
  • releasing
  • reprieve
  • rescuing
  • restoration
  • salvation
  • saving
  • setting free
  • unbinding
  • unchaining
  • unfettering
  • unlocking
  • untying
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.