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save 1

British English: /seɪv/
American English: /seɪv/

transitive verb

  • 1 (rescue)
    salvare (person, environment, job, match, film, marriage, sanity) (from da)
    to save somebody's sight, leg
    salvare la vista, la gamba di qualcuno
    to save somebody, something from doing
    impedire a qualcuno, qualcosa di fare
    to save somebody from himself
    salvare qualcuno da se stesso
    to save lives
    salvare vite umane
    to save somebody's life
    salvare la vita a qualcuno (also figurative)
    he can't speak German to save his life! [informal]
    è assolutamente negato per il tedesco
    to save the day o the situation
    salvare la situazione (by doing facendo)
    to save face
  • 2 (put by, keep)
    conservare, tenere in serbo (food) (to do per fare)
    conservare (goods, documents) (for per)
    to have money saved
    avere dei soldi da parte
    to save something for somebody, to save somebody something
    tenere qualcosa per qualcuno (place, food)
    to save something for future generations
    preservare qualcosa per le generazioni future
    to save a dance, an evening for somebody
    riservare un ballo, tenersi libera una serata per qualcuno
    to save something until the end o till last
    conservare qualcosa fino alla fine o tenersi qualcosa per la fine
  • 3 (economize on)
    risparmiare (money, fuel, energy, water) (by doing facendo)
    guadagnare (time, space) (by doing facendo)
    to save one's energy, voice
    risparmiare le proprie forze, la voce
    you'll save money, £20
    risparmierete denaro, 20 sterline
    to save somebody something
    fare risparmiare qualcosa a qualcuno (money)
    risparmiare qualcosa a qualcuno, evitare qualcosa a qualcuno (trouble, expense, journey)
    fare risparmiare, fare guadagnare qualcosa a qualcuno (time)
    it will save us time, money
    ci farà risparmiare tempo, denaro
    to save somebody, something (from) doing
    evitare a qualcuno, qualcosa di fare
    to save doing
    evitare di fare
  • 6 (Computing)
    salvare (file, data) on (to su)

intransitive verb

reflexive verb

  • to save oneself 1.1 (rescue oneself)
    salvarsi (also figurative) (by doing facendo)
    to save oneself from doing
    risparmiarsi o evitarsi di fare
    to save oneself from drowning
    salvarsi dall'annegamento
    (keep energy) risparmiarsi (for per)
    (keep virginity) mantenersi casto (for per)
    1.3 (avoid waste)to save oneself money
    risparmiare o fare economie
    to save oneself time to save oneself trouble, a journey
    risparmiarsi il disturbo, un viaggio


save it!


Phrasal verbs

save up:

1 save up
risparmiare, fare economie (to do per fare)
to save up for o towards
risparmiare, mettere da parte dei soldi per (car, house, holiday, trip)
2 save up [something], save [something] up 2.1
risparmiare, mettere da parte (money) (to do per fare)
collezionare, fare collezione di (stamps, newspapers)
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save 2

British English: /seɪv/
American English: /seɪv/


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