save lives


: to stop people from dying or being killed
If you donate blood, you might save a life.
The use of seat belts can save lives.

Examples of save lives in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web But in the face of an increasingly merciless healthcare system, the battered team must put aside their differences and pull together to save lives. Jesse Whittock, Deadline, 25 June 2024 There is in fact a whole suite of non-air-conditioning interventions that can keep people cool and save lives. Umair Irfan, Vox, 17 June 2024 North Carolina and New York are studying whether this far more comprehensive approach can save lives and improve children’s health. Mark Johnson, Washington Post, 17 June 2024 Hopefully this summit will help prepare ships, and save lives in the process. Bradley Brownell / Jalopnik, Quartz, 11 June 2024 See all Example Sentences for save lives 

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“Save lives.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 14 Jul. 2024.

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