Introduction to the French Word Le Secours

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The French word "le  secours," which is pronounced " seu-koor," means "aid," "help," or "assistance."


Il nous faut demander du secours - We need to ask for help.

Quelle organisation va distribuer les secours? - Which organization is going to distribute the aid?

Au secours ! - Help!

Related: secourable (adj) - helpful; le secourisme - first aid; le secouriste - first aid worker; secourir - to help