Synonyms and Antonyms of save

  1. not including everyone save me is going to the party Synonyms apart from, aside from, bar, barring, beside, besides, but, except for, excluding, exclusive of, other than, outside, outside of, except, saving



Synonyms and Antonyms of save

  1. 1 to free from the penalties or consequences of sin the Christian belief that Jesus lived and died to save humanity Synonyms deliver, redeem Related Words reclaim, reform; forgive, pardon, remit, shrive; bless, hallow; consecrate, purify, sanctify

  2. 2 to remove from danger or harm the firefighters managed to save the family just as the burning building was collapsing Synonyms bail out, bring off, deliver, rescue Related Words salvage; emancipate, free, liberate, manumit, release; disentangle, extricate; recover Antonyms adventure, compromise, endanger, gamble (with), hazard, imperil, jeopardize, peril, risk, venture

  3. 3 to avoid unnecessary waste or expense we'll have to scrimp and save to be able to afford college Synonyms pinch, economize, scrimp, skimp, spareRelated Words conserve, husband, maintain, manage, preserve; scrape; cut back, cut down, retrench; hoard, lay upNear Antonyms blow, dissipate, fritter (away), lavish, misspend, run through, spend, squander, throw away; splurgeAntonyms waste

  4. 4 to keep in good condition lovingly saved the classic car and even upgraded its engine Synonyms conserve, keep up, preserve, maintainRelated Words service; support, sustain; care (for), husband, manage; defend, guard, protect, safeguard, screen, shield; cure, fix, heal, remedy; mend, patch, rebuild, reconstruct, rehabilitate, rejuvenate, restoreNear Antonyms disregard, ignore, neglect; break, damage, destroy, harm, hurt, impair, injure, ruin, wreck

  5. 5 to keep or intend for a special purpose I'm saving this dress for a formal occasion Synonyms allocate, consecrate, dedicate, earmark, give up (to), reserve, devote, set byRelated Words bless, hallow, sanctify; commit, confide, consign, entrust (also intrust); apply, bestow, employ, useNear Antonyms ignore, neglect; misapply, misuse

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