errand of mercy

errand of mercy
errand of mercy a journey or mission carried out to help someone in difficulty or danger.
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  • Errand of Mercy — NOTOC Infobox Star Trek episode name = Errand of Mercy Kor and Kirk, at the mercy of the Organians series = TOS ep num = 26 prod num = 027 remas. num = 30 date = March 23 1967 writer = Gene L. Coon director = John Newland guest = John Colicos… …   Wikipedia

  • errand of mercy — a journey or mission carried out to help someone in difficulty or danger. → erring …   English new terms dictionary

  • errand of mercy — a mission carried out to help someone in difficulty …   Useful english dictionary

  • errand — ► NOUN ▪ a short journey made to deliver or collect something, especially on someone else s behalf. ● errand of mercy Cf. ↑errand of mercy ORIGIN Old English, «message, mission» …   English terms dictionary

  • errand — n. 1) to do, run an errand; to go on an errand 2) personal errands 3) a fool s ( useless ) errand 4) an errand for (could you run an errand for me?) 5) (misc.) an errand of mercy * * * [ erənd] run an errand to go on an errand (misc.) an errand… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • errand — noun (C) 1 a short journey in order to do something for someone, for example delivering or getting something for them: I have a couple of errands for you. | send sb on an errand: His mother sent him on an errand. | run an errand: Uncle Pio has… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • errand — er|rand [ˈerənd] n [: Old English; Origin: Arend] a short journey in order to do something for someone, for example delivering or collecting something for them ▪ I seemed to spend my life running errands for people. ▪ She was always sending me on …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • errand — noun a short journey made to deliver or collect something, especially on someone else s behalf. Phrases errand of mercy a journey or mission carried out to help someone in difficulty or danger. Origin OE rende message, mission , of Gmc origin …   English new terms dictionary

  • errand — n. 1 a short journey, esp. on another s behalf, to take a message, collect goods, etc. 2 the object of such a journey. Phrases and idioms: errand of mercy a journey to relieve suffering etc. Etymology: OE aeligrende f. Gmc …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tentativa de salvamento (Star Trek: La serie original) — Tentativa de salvamento Episodio de Star Trek: La serie original Episodio nº 26 Temporada 1 Escrito por Gene L. Coon Dirigido por …   Wikipedia Español

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