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Definition 1: assistance in time of difficulty - [noun denoting act]

Samples where succour or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the contributions provided some relief for the victims

Synonyms for succour in the sense of this definition

(succour is a kind of ...) the activity of contributing to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose

"he gave me an assist with the housework" "could not walk without assistance" "rescue party went to their aid" "offered his help in unloading"

(... is a kind of succour ) the act of consoling; giving relief in affliction

"his presence was a consolation to her"

(... is a kind of succour ) alleviation of distress; showing great kindness toward the distressed

"distributing food and clothing to the flood victims was an act of mercy"

Synonyms for succour in the sense of this definition

(succour is a kind of ...) give help or assistance; be of service

"Everyone helped out during the earthquake" "Can you help me carry this table?" "She never helps around the house"

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