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Related / Similar Words: make unnecessary, preserve, lay aside, save up, keep open, hold open, keep, economize, economise, spare, salvage, salve, relieve, deliver, redeem, carry through, pull through, bring through

 

Definition:
  • (sports) the act of preventing the opposition from scoring; "the goalie made a brilliant save"; "the relief pitcher got credit for a save";
  • make unnecessary an expenditure or effort; "This will save money"; "I''ll save you the trouble"; "This will save you a lot of time";
  • to keep up and reserve for personal or special use; "She saved the old family photographs in a drawer";
  • feather one''s nest; have a nest egg; "He saves half his salary";
  • spend less; buy at a reduced price;
  • retain rights to; "keep my job for me while I give birth"; "keep my seat, please"; "keep open the possibility of a merger";
  • spend sparingly, avoid the waste of; "This move will save money"; "The less fortunate will have to economize now";
  • refrain from harming;
  • save from ruin, destruction, or harm;
  • save from sins;
  • bring into safety; "We pulled through most of the victims of the bomb attack";

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    Hyponyms: record, enter, put down, conserve, husband, economize, economise, hoard, stash, cache, lay away, hive up, squirrel away, scrimp, stint, skimp, tighten one's belt, favor, favour, rescue, deliver

     

    Grouped Verbs: keep, hold on

     

    Entailments: buy, purchase

     

    Derivational Morphology: preserve, saver, savings, nest egg, economizer, economiser, economy, thriftiness, saving, sparer, rescuer, recoverer, salvation, salvage, salvager, salvor, redemption, Jesus, Jesus of Nazareth, the Nazarene, Jesus Christ, Christ, Savior, Saviour, Good Shepherd, Redeemer, Deliverer, savior, saviour, deliverer

     

    Anagrams: Aves, vase

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 拯救   Dutch: opslaan and redden and sparen  
    Esperanto: ŝpari   Finnish: säästää and tallentaa  
    French: épargner and sauvegarder and sauver   German: retten and sichern and speichern  
    Hungarian: megment   Italian: aiutare and salvare  
    Japanese: 救う and 保存する   Korean: 구해내다  
    Norwegian: lagre and redde and spare   Portuguese: ajudar and armazenar and guardar  
    Romanian: ajuta and salva   Russian: сохранять and спасать  
    Slovene: rešiti and shraniti   Spanish: ahorrar and archivar and salvar  
    Swedish: rädda and spara   Telugu: భద్రపరచు and రక్షించు  
    Welsh: achub and cynilo  
     
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