Translation of rescatar in English:


to rescue, v.

transitive verb

  • 1

    (de una prisión) to rescue
    (de una prisión) to free
    (de un peligro) to rescue
    (de un peligro) to save
    lograron rescatar a los mineros atrapados they managed to free / rescue the trapped miners
    • intentaba rescatar sus joyas she was trying to save her jewels
    • algunas de las ideas se pueden rescatar some of the ideas are worth saving / keeping
  • 2

    • 2.1(recuperar)

      (pulsera/dinero) to recover
      (dinero/pulsera) to get back
      rescataron el cadáver they recovered the body

    • 2.2

      (tierra) to reclaim

  • 3

    to rescue
    to bail out informal