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saves

verb , present tense third-person singular 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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