Suc"cor, n. [OE. socours, sucurs, OF. sucurs, socors, secors, F. secours, L. succursus, fr. L. succurrere. See Succor, v. t.] 1. Aid; help; assistance; esp., assistance that relieves and delivers from difficulty, want, or distress. "We beseech mercy and succor." Chaucer.
My noble father . . .Shak.
Flying for succor to his servant Bannister.
2. The person or thing that brings relief.
This mighty succor, which made glad the foe.Dryden.
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