- assistance and support in times of hardship and distress；reinforcements of troops.
- give assistance or aid to
verb: succour, 3rd person present: succours, gerund or present participle: succouring, past tense: succoured, past participle: succoured
noun: succour, plural noun: succours
- 1. assistance and support in times of hardship and distress the wounded had little chance of succour
- ▪ reinforcements of troops.
- 1. give assistance or aid to prisoners of war were liberated and succoured