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We found 45 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word rescue:
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General dictionaries General (31 matching dictionaries)
  1. rescue: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. rescue, rescue: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. rescue: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. rescue: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. rescue: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. rescue, rescue: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Rescue: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]
  8. rescue: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  9. rescue: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  10. rescue: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  11. rescue: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. rescue: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  13. rescue: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]
  14. Rescue, rescue: Wordnik [home, info]
  15. rescue: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  16. Rescue, rescue: Wiktionary [home, info]
  17. rescue: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  18. rescue: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  19. rescue: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  20. Rescue, rescue: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  21. rescue: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  22. rescue: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  23. rescue: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  24. Rescue (British TV series), Rescue (Echo & the Bunnymen song), Rescue (Lauren Daigle song), Rescue (Philippine TV program), Rescue (Silverstein album), Rescue (UK TV series), Rescue (Zeds Dead and Dion Timmer song), Rescue (band), Rescue (disambiguation), Rescue (group), Rescue (song), Rescue, The Rescue (Conrad novel), The Rescue (Doctor Who), The Rescue (Explosions in the Sky album), The Rescue (Horsell Common album), The Rescue (Sparks novel), The Rescue (painting), The Rescue (statue), The Rescue: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  25. Rescue: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  26. rescue: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  27. rescue: Rhymezone [home, info]
  28. rescue: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  29. rescue: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (5 matching dictionaries)
  1. RESCUE: Bouvier's Law Dictionary 1856 Edition [home, info]
  2. rescue: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  3. rescue: Webster's New World Law Dictionary [home, info]
  4. Rescue: Duhaime's Canadian law dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. rescue: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. rescue: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. RESCUE: Vocabulary of Loss: Suicide, Grief, and Ethics [home, info]
  3. rescue: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. RESCUE: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  2. RESCUE: AbbreviationZ [home, info]
  3. rescue: Idioms [home, info]
  4. Rescue: Brilliant Dream Dictionary [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Rescue: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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noun:  recovery or preservation from loss or danger
verb:  take forcibly from legal custody ("Rescue prisoners")
verb:  free from harm or evil

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