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  Definition of saving
  1. recovery or preservation from loss or danger; "work is the deliverance of mankind"; "a surgeon''s job is the saving of lives"
  2. an act of economizing; reduction in cost; "it was a small economy to walk to work every day"; "there was a saving of 50 cents"
  3. the activity of protecting something from loss or danger
  4. characterized by thriftiness; "wealthy by inheritance but saving by constitution"- Ellen Glasgow
Similar Words: rescue, deliverance, delivery, economy, preservation

 

Hyponyms: lifesaving, redemption, salvation, reclamation, reformation, salvage, search and rescue mission, retrenchment, curtailment, downsizing, economy of scale, environmentalism, conservation, self-preservation, reservation, immobilization, immobilisation

 

Derivational Morphology: rescue, deliver, save, economize, economise, conserve, husband, keep, preserve, maintain, keep up

 

 
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