Definition of Rescue party
1. Noun. A party of rescuers.
Lexicographical Neighbors of Rescue Party
Literary usage of Rescue party
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Through Asia by Sven Anders Hedin (1899)
"CHAPTER LA rescue party MAY I3TH. The four merchants continued their journey towards Khotan. The two young hunters went off among the underwoods; ..."
2. Camping in the Canadian Rockies: An Account of Camp Life in the Wilder Parts by Walter Dwight Wilcox (1896)
"... Line—Ascent of the Couloir—A Terrible Accident— Gating Down—An Exhausting Return for Aid—Hasty Organization of a rescue party—Cold and Miserable Wait on ..."
3. Sunshine and Storm in Rhodesia: Being a Narrative of Events in Matabeleland by Frederick Courteney Selous (1896)
"... rescue party—Severe fighting—Massacre of whites at Inyati—Escape of Madden—Defence of Campbell's store—Relief of Captain ..."