rescue
1. [ verb ] free from harm or evil
Synonyms: deliver
Related terms: save salvage reprieve savior
2. [ noun ] recovery or preservation from loss or danger
Synonyms: deliverance saving delivery
Examples:

"work is the deliverance of mankind": "a surgeon's job is the saving of lives"

Related terms: recovery redemption liberation search_and_rescue_mission reclamation salvation salvage salvage lifesaving
3. [ verb ] take forcibly from legal custody, as of prisoners
Related terms: take
Similar spelling:   reissue
  recce
  reuse
  Reece
  Reese
  Rease
  Ressie
  res
  Reys
  Rech
  Reck
  Rees
  Reis
  Ress
  reek
  Resch
  reich
  Reuss
  Recio
  Rewis
  reccy
  recco
  Reyes
  Reiss
  Reach
  Reisch
  resew
  reecho
  Reusch