Definitions of save

  1. To hinder expense.
  2. To bring safe out of evil: to rescue: to reserve: to spare.
  3. To preserve; rescue; spare.
  4. To make safe; rescue; protect; preserve.
  5. To avoid unnecessary expense or expenditure; to prevent waste; to be economical.
  6. To avoid unnecessary expense; to prevent waste; to lay by money.
  7. To be economical.
  8. bring into safety; " We pulled through most of the victims of the bomb attack"
  9. spend sparingly, avoid the waste of; " This move will save money"; " The less fortunate will have to economize now"
  10. make unnecessary an expenditure or effort; " This will save money"; " I'll save you the trouble"; " This will save you a lot of time"
  11. spend less; buy at a reduced price
  12. refrain from harming
  13. To rescue from danger; to rescue from spiritual ruin and death; to hinder from being spent or lost; to prevent; to lay by; to spare; to keep up.
  14. To preserve from any evil; to rescue; to deliver; to bring out of danger; to preserve from everlasting misery; to hinder from being spent or lost; to prevent; to preserve or lay by; to spare.
  15. Excepting; unless.
  16. ( sports) the act of preventing the opposition from scoring; " the goalie made a brilliant save"; " the relief pitcher got credit for a save"
  17. save from ruin, destruction, or harm
  18. save from sins
  19. Except; not including.
  20. The herb sage, or salvia.
  21. Saver.
  22. Except; unless.
  23. To make safe; to procure the safety of; to preserve from injury, destruction, or evil of any kind; to rescue from impending danger; as, to save a house from the flames.
  24. Specifically, to deliver from sin and its penalty; to rescue from a state of condemnation and spiritual death, and bring into a state of spiritual life.
  25. To keep from being spent or lost; to secure from waste or expenditure; to lay up; to reserve.
  26. To rescue from something undesirable or hurtful; to prevent from doing something; to spare.
  27. To hinder from doing, suffering, or happening; to obviate the necessity of; to prevent; to spare.
  28. To hold possession or use of; to escape loss of.
  29. Except; excepting; not including; leaving out; deducting; reserving; saving.