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saved

adjective

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saved

verb
past tense of save

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1 to free from the penalties or consequences of sin
  • the Christian belief that Jesus lived and died to save humanity

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2 to remove from danger or harm
  • the firefighters managed to save the family just as the burning building was collapsing

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3 to avoid unnecessary waste or expense
  • we'll have to scrimp and save to be able to afford college

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4 to keep in good condition
  • lovingly saved the classic car and even upgraded its engine

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5 to keep or intend for a special purpose
  • I'm saving this dress for a formal occasion

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The first known use of saved was in the 14th century

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“Saved.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/saved. Accessed 19 Oct. 2020.

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