saved

adjective \ ˈsāvd \
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of saved

1 : set aside, stored, or preserved for later use
  • saved money
  • Most of the time what I write that later might seem to be a "character" is only an on-going assemblage of sentences—lines of made-up or saved dialogue, bits of personally interesting description …
  • —Richard Ford
2 religion : delivered from sin and from spiritual death : rescued from eternal punishment
  • a saved soul

First Known Use of saved

14th century

in the meaning defined at sense 2

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