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'save'

Overview of noun save

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1. save -- ((sports) the act of preventing the opposition from scoring; "the goalie made a brilliant save"; "the relief pitcher got credit for a save")


Overview of verb save
1. salvage, salve, relieve, save -- (save from ruin, destruction, or harm)

2. save, preserve -- (to keep up and reserve for personal or special use; "She saved the old family photographs in a drawer")

3. save, carry through, pull through, bring through -- (bring into safety; "We pulled through most of the victims of the bomb attack")

4. save -- (spend less; buy at a reduced price)

5. save, lay aside, save up -- (accumulate money for future use; "He saves half his salary")

6. save, make unnecessary -- (make unnecessary an expenditure or effort; "This will save money"; "I'll save you the trouble"; "This will save you a lot of time")

7. deliver, redeem, save -- (save from sins)

8. spare, save -- (refrain from harming)

9. save, economize, economise -- (spend sparingly, avoid the waste of; "This move will save money"; "The less fortunate will have to economize now")

10. keep open, hold open, keep, save -- (retain rights to; "keep my job for me while I give birth"; "keep my seat, please"; "keep open the possibility of a merger")

11. write, save -- (record data on a computer; "boot-up instructions are written on the hard disk")



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