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save1 US English

Keep safe or rescue (someone or something) from harm or danger

save2 US English

Except; other than

save US Thesaurus

the captain was saved by his crew

a prophet is not without honor, but in his own country US English

A person’s gifts and talents are rarely appreciated by those close to him

save face US English

Retain respect; avoid humiliation

save the day US English

Find or provide a solution to a difficulty or disaster

save it in save1 US English

Used to tell someone to stop talking

save one's breath US English

Stop wasting time in futile talk

save someone's life US English

Prevent someone’s (or one’s own) death

to save one's life US English

Even if one’s life were to depend on it

save someone's skin US English

Rescue someone from danger or difficulty

save as you earn US English

(In the UK) a method of saving money that carries certain tax privileges

save someone's bacon US English

Rescue someone from danger or difficulty

God Save the Queen US English

The British national anthem

save someone the trouble US English

Avoid involving someone in useless or pointless effort

Save the Children Fund US English

(In the UK) a charity founded in 1919 operating internationally to aid children. Princess Anne has been its president since 1971

cannot do something to save one's life in save someone's life US English

Be completely incompetent at doing something

scrimp US English

Be thrifty or parsimonious; economize

save face in face US English

Retain respect; avoid humiliation

bother US English

Effort, worry, or difficulty

autosave US English

A software facility which automatically saves a user’s work at regular intervals

save someone's bacon in bacon US English

Rescue someone from danger or difficulty

save one's breath in breath US English

Stop wasting time in futile talk

save someone's life in life US English

Prevent someone’s (or one’s own) death

to save one's life in life US English

Even if one’s life were to depend on it

save one's breath in save1 US English

Not bother to say something because it is pointless

save the day in save1 US English

Find or provide a solution to a difficulty or disaster

save someone's life in save1 US English

Prevent someone’s dying by taking specific action

cannot do something to save one's life in save1 US English

Be completely incompetent at doing something

save someone's skin in save1 US English

Rescue someone from danger or difficulty

save someone the trouble in save1 US English

Avoid involving someone in useless or pointless effort

save someone's or one's own life in life US English

Prevent someone’s (or one’s own) death

save someone's skin or neck or hide in save1 US English

Rescue someone from danger or difficulty

save someone the trouble or bother in save1 US English

Avoid involving someone in useless or pointless effort

a prophet is not without honor, but in his own country in prophet US English

A person’s gifts and talents are rarely appreciated by those close to him


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