Thesaurus > Related Words: saving

  Words related to saving

Related / Similar Words: rescue, deliverance, delivery, economy, preservation

 

Definition:
  • recovery or preservation from loss or danger; "work is the deliverance of mankind"; "a surgeon''s job is the saving of lives";
  • an act of economizing; reduction in cost; "it was a small economy to walk to work every day"; "there was a saving of 50 cents";
  • the activity of protecting something from loss or danger;
  • characterized by thriftiness; "wealthy by inheritance but saving by constitution"- Ellen Glasgow;

  •  
    Hyponyms: lifesaving, redemption, salvation, reclamation, reformation, salvage, search and rescue mission, retrenchment, curtailment, downsizing, economy of scale, environmentalism, conservation, self-preservation, reservation, immobilization, immobilisation

     

    Derivational Morphology: rescue, deliver, save, economize, economise, conserve, husband, keep, preserve, maintain, keep up

     

     
      Search Thesaurus

    Search the meaning/definition of over one hundred thousand words!
     
     
      
      Feature Word
     
      Find words starting with:
       
    A
    B
    C
       
    D
    E
    F
       
    G
    H
    I
       
    J
    K
    L
       
    M
    N
    O
       
    P
    Q
    R
       
    S
    T
    U
       
    V
    W
    X
       
    Y
    Z