Translation of rescue in Spanish:
- uncountable and countable to come/go to the/somebody's rescuethey went to his rescueacudieron a socorrerlo [literary]fueron or [literary] acudieron en su auxilioif you hadn't come to my rescue, I'd have been stuck with him all nightsi no hubieras venido a socorrerme or en mi auxilio no me lo habría podido sacar de encima en toda la nocheMum came to the rescue and paid my phone billMama me salvó al pagar la cuenta del teléfonoto the rescue!¡al rescate!(before noun) (services/team)rescue attempt
de rescate or salvamentointento (masculine) de rescaterescue work was hampered by the weatherel tiempo entorpeció la operación or las labores de rescate or de salvamentoExample sentences
- In an amazing stroke of luck for the sick patient, all three people who came to his rescue were health workers.
- Two men passing by dramatically came to their rescue and managed to reach them using the branches from nearby trees.
- A TEENAGER'S boyfriend came to her rescue when she was dragged to the ground by another youngster on Thursday.
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