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rescue 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Verb
/ˈreskyo͞o/,
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rescues, 3rd person singular present; rescued, past participle; rescued, past tense; rescuing, present participle;
  1. Save (someone) from a dangerous or distressing situation
    • - firemen were called out to rescue a man trapped in the river
  2. Keep from being lost or abandoned; retrieve
    • - he got out of his chair to rescue his cup of coffee
Noun
  1. An act of saving or being saved from danger or distress
    • - he came to our rescue with a loan of $100
  2. Denoting the emergency excavation of archaeological sites threatened by imminent building or road development


  1. free from harm or evil
  2. recovery or preservation from loss or danger; "work is the deliverance of mankind"; "a surgeon's job is the saving of lives"
  3. take forcibly from legal custody; "rescue prisoners"
  4. (rescued) delivered from danger
  5. Rescue refers to operations that usually involve the saving of life, or prevention of injury.
  6. Rescue! is a Macintosh shareware computer game first released in April 1993 by Tom Spreen. Based on '', it combined arcade-style action with strategy. The game's popularity drew the attention of Paramount, forcing Spreen to remove Star Trek''-specific elements beginning with version 2.0.2.
  7. Rescue, the British Archaeological Trust is a charitable organisation in the United Kingdom, "committed to the protection, conservation, recording and interpretation of archaeological evidence".
  8. Virginia "Pepper" Potts is a fictional character, a supporting character and a love interest of Iron Man in the Marvel Comics Universe.
  9. Most of the programs in Edu-Ware Service's initial product line, released in 1979 under the slogan "Unique software for the unique mind", were not typical of the intellectually-challenging computer games and structured, pedagogically-sound educational software for which the company would later ...
  10. A Rescue dog is a dog that has been rescued from possible euthanasia after being found as a stray, a dog that has been saved from an abusive or neglectful home by an animal rescue organisation such as the RSPCA in the UK or the ASPCA in the USA, or a dog that is simply no longer wanted or can no ...
  11. "Rescue" is the second single released by the band Echo & the Bunnymen. It was released on 5 May 1980 and subsequently included on the Crocodiles album, which was released on 18 July 1980. It was the band's first single to chart, reaching number 62 on the UK Singles Chart. ...
  12. Rescue is a Christian a cappella quartet of musical performers operating out of Gresham, OR. The group started as a quartet in 1996 consisting of Jason Overstreet, Jason McKenney, Chad Krober, and Matt Lusk and released their first album in 1999. ...
  13. "Rescue" is the tenth single by Japanese boy band, KAT-TUN, and their fourth single from their fourth studio album, ''''. ...
  14. Rescue is a 2000 album by Sanjay Mishra.
  15. Rescue is the reality and public service program on GMA, from the makers of Emergency. It airs every Thursday after Saksi.
  16. Rescue was a 13-part documentary series created and directed by Cameraman Paul Berriff. It focused on the air-sea rescue work of "Rescue 137", a Sea King belonging to 202 Sqn, Royal Air Force in and around their base at RAF Lossiemouth, Scotland and the North Sea over a period of a year between ...
  17. Rescue is a computer game published by Mastertronic in 1987 for the ZX Spectrum. It was written by Ste Cork and Tiny Williams.
  18. The Rescue is a 1917 silent drama film directed by Ida May Park and starring Lon Chaney, Sr.
  19. The Rescue is a 1929 romantic adventure film directed by Herbert Brenon, and produced by Samuel Goldwyn. The screenplay was written by Elizabeth Meehan, based on novel by Joseph Conrad. The music score is by Hugo Riesenfeld. The film stars Ronald Colman and Lili Damita.
  20. The Rescue is a 1988 adventure film about a group of teenagers who infiltrate a North Korean prison to rescue their Navy SEAL fathers. It was written by Michael J. Henderson, Jim Thomas, and John Thomas, produced by Barrie Melrose and Barrie M. Osborne, and directed by Ferdinand Fairfax. ...
  21. An act or episode of rescuing, saving; A liberation, freeing; The forcible ending of a siege; liberation from similar military peril; A special airliner flight to bring home passengers who are stranded; A rescuee; To save from any violence, danger or evil; To free or liberate from confinement or ...
  22. (Rescued) When an Elder is punkued, on a rare occasion he can retrieve his girlfriend upon the completion of his mission as was the case of Elder Vial. (Vial choro had also turned the top floor of the Matsubara danchi into a bike repair shop, notably for fixing real punkus.)
  23. (rescues) some folks think only bad dogs are given up, but that is not the case. There are many wonderful dogs waiting in shelters - with or without pedigrees - simply because they acted like their breed or in a manner their owner didn’t expect, or because there was a lifestyle change - the ...