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saving British & World English

An economy of or reduction in money, time, or another resource

saving English Thesaurus

this resulted in a considerable saving in development costs

save1 British & World English

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

cost saving British & World English

A reduction in expenses, especially in business

face-saving British & World English

The preserving of one’s reputation, credibility, or dignity

life-saving British & World English

Serving or intended to save a person’s life, especially from illness or injury

time-saving British & World English

Reducing the amount of time needed to do something

energy-saving British & World English

Designed to make economical use of electricity, gas, or other forms of energy

labour-saving British & World English

(Of an appliance) designed to reduce the amount of work needed to do something

saving clause British & World English

A provision in a contract, statute, or other legal document containing an exemption from one or more of its conditions or obligations

saving grace British & World English

The redeeming grace of God

space-saving British & World English

Occupying little space; enabling the available space to be used economically

saving grace English Thesaurus

the bungalow's only saving grace was a room with spectacular views of the sea

daylight saving time British & World English

Time as adjusted to achieve longer evening daylight in summer by setting the clocks an hour ahead of the standard time

autosave British & World English

Save (work) automatically using the autosave facility

dissaving British & World English

The action of spending more than one has earned in a given period