come to (someone's) rescue

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come to (someone's) rescue

To help someone in trouble. The phrase can be used for both serious and trivial situations. Thank goodness the lifeguard came to my rescue; otherwise, I might have drowned! Thanks for the notes! You totally came to my rescue after I missed so many classes.
See also: come, rescue

come to (someone's or something's) rescue

to rescue or save someone or something. The paramedics came to our rescue at once. A big donor came to the college's rescue.
See also: come, rescue
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JI COMES TO RESCUE IJT ACTIVISTS:Meanwhile, Jamaat-e-Islami Information Secretary Ammer-ul-Azeem flanked by the leadership of Islami Jamiat Talaba (IJT), held a press conference at the Lahore Press Club on Saturday and said that some foreign intelligence agencies want to disrupt the peace of Lahore through some anti-state elements of Balochistan who are enrolled in the Punjab University.
When the wallet is shouting no more and you still have to attend the party, Flyrobe is the fashion startup that comes to rescue.
Desna's (Niecy Nash) crew comes to rescue her in Season 1 finale of "Claws.
Organiser Sheila Fitzgerald, whose cousin winchman Ciaran Smith died in the crash, said: "It's such an important cross-border event and it's important to remember, if you're a mariner and you're in trouble at sea, you don't care who comes to rescue you.
A new Pharaoh makes them slaves until Moses comes to rescue them.
Wandering about and lonely, he dreams of a beautiful white whale that comes to rescue him, and makes up a song about it.
At such instance, a host of carpool apps comes to rescue.
RE COLWYN BAY PHOTOG-RAPHER COMES TO RESCUE OF 'DEVASTATED' AUSTRALIAN COUPLE WAYNE ROBERTS: Well done Peter it's good to see someone doing some good to strangers ANN BRYAN: A good news story for a change.
God comes to rescue us, to restore the disruption caused by inequality.
When it comes to rescue or save people, religion does not in fact matter at all.
When it comes to rescue missions, police surveillance, trips to and from oil platforms, wind park maintenance or private transport, the EC135 T3/P3 upholds our promise to continuously improve our products, said Wolfgang Schoder, CEO of Airbus Helicopters Germany.
They are in a bad situation also because of their whole campaign that came down to the idea of Stevo Pendarovski as Prince Charming who comes to rescue Macedonia.
It is of great help and comes to rescue if anything goes wrong," he said.