saved

adjective
\ ˈsāvd How to pronounce saved (audio) \

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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“Saved.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/saved. Accessed 11 December 2019.

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