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Definition of "saves" []

  • To rescue, preserve, or guard (a person or thing) from danger or harm (verb)
  • To avoid the spending, waste, or loss of (money, possessions, etc) (verb)
  • To deliver from sin; redeem (verb)
  • To set aside or reserve (money, goods, etc) for future use (verb)
  • To treat with care so as to avoid or lessen wear or degeneration (verb)
  • To prevent the necessity for; obviate the trouble of (verb)
  • To prevent (a goal) by stopping (a struck ball or puck) (verb)
  • (of food) to admit of preservation; keep (verb)
  • The act of saving a goal (noun)
  • An instruction to write information from the memory onto a tape or disk (noun)
  • Plural form of save. (noun)

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  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of save. (verb)

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Use "saves" in a sentence
  • "Using this application to create your label saves you money on every package you send, compared to USPS retail costs."
  • "An expensive intervention but one that in the long term saves enormous amounts of public money."
  • "Armageddon for instance, action film, bit sad when Bruce once again saves the world but looses his life."