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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Assistance in time of difficulty v. - Help in a difficult situation.

Usage examples (35)
  • There were no hopes of succour from the forces known to be in the vicinity; hence there was no alternative but surrender or starvation.
  • But no succour is near for my grieving and fear,
  • Does knowing this give "succour" to Osama bin Laden?
  • By the operation which I meditate I cutoff all kind of succour from the beys, and secure the conquest of for more
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