Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
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- S: (n) save ((sports) the act of preventing the opposition from scoring) "the goalie made a brilliant save"; "the relief pitcher got credit for a save"
- S: (v) salvage, salve, relieve, save (save from ruin, destruction, or harm)
- S: (v) save, preserve (to keep up and reserve for personal or special use) "She saved the old family photographs in a drawer"
- S: (v) save, carry through, pull through, bring through (bring into safety) "We pulled through most of the victims of the bomb attack"
- S: (v) save (spend less; buy at a reduced price)
- S: (v) save, lay aside, save up (accumulate money for future use) "He saves half his salary"
- S: (v) save, make unnecessary (make unnecessary an expenditure or effort) "This will save money"; "I'll save you the trouble"; "This will save you a lot of time"
- S: (v) deliver, redeem, save (save from sins)
- S: (v) spare, save (refrain from harming)
- S: (v) save, economize, economise (spend sparingly, avoid the waste of) "This move will save money"; "The less fortunate will have to economize now"
- S: (v) keep open, hold open, keep, save (retain rights to) "keep my job for me while I give birth"; "keep my seat, please"; "keep open the possibility of a merger"
- S: (v) write, save (record data on a computer) "boot-up instructions are written on the hard disk"