HyperDic: deliverance

English > 1 sense of the word deliverance:
NOUNactdeliverance, rescue, delivery, savingrecovery or preservation from loss or danger
deliverance > pronunciation
Soundsdihlih'verahns; dihlih'vrahns
Rhymesabeyance ... virulence: 273 rhymes with ahns...
English > deliverance: 1 sense > noun 1, act
Meaningrecovery or preservation from loss or danger.
Example"work is the deliverance of mankind"
Synonymsrescue, delivery, saving
Narrowerlifesavingsaving / saving the lives of drowning persons
reclamation, reformationrescuing from error and returning to a rightful course
redemption, salvation(theology) the act of delivering from sin or saving from evil / evil
salvageThe act of rescuing a ship or its crew or its cargo from a shipwreck or a fire
salvageThe act of saving goods or property that were in danger of damage or destruction
salvationsaving someone or something from harm or from an unpleasant situation
search and rescue missionA rescue mission to search for survivors and to rescue them
Broaderrecovery, retrievalThe act of regaining or saving something lost (or in danger of becoming lost)
Spanishentrega, liberación, preservación, rescate, salvación, salvamento
Catalanpreservació, rescat, salvament
Verbsdeliverfree from harm or evil

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