Synonyms for succor
Antonyms for succor
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SUCCOR
What are kings made for, save to succor the feeble and distressed?
We slept five times instead of thrice and still no succor came.
She must have heard and have known that people were there, trying to succor her.
They dashed after their new leader with only an instinct for shelter and succor.
She was alone; he was hidden from the view of the men on the point, and no succor could come from them.
Once around the turn of the drive, she would be in sight of succor.
Suppose that her cry for succor is real, can I, can any man who hears it, refuse to heed?
Mindarus and Pharnabazus, coming to their succor were utterly defeated.
However, for all its strangeness, they rightfully interpreted it to be an appeal for succor.
Thousands of leagues have I travelled to seek and succor thee.
early 13c., from Anglo-French succors "help, aid," Old French sucurres, from Medieval Latin succursus "help, assistance," from past participle of Latin succurrere "run to help," from sub "up to" + currere "to run" (see current (adj.)). Final -s mistaken as a plural inflexion and dropped late 13c.