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It Has 4 letters ( s a v e )         2 vowels ( a e )         2 consonants ( s v )         Word on the contrary evas

Which the Definition/Meaning of save in categoryENGLISH - DERIVED TERMS
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English - Derived Terms

* save vs. * save as

Which the Definition/Meaning of save in categoryENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY
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English - Etymology

(First attested 1175–1225) From Middle English _saven, sauven_, from Old French _sauver_, from Late Latin _salvāre_ (“to save”)

(First attested 1175–1225) From Middle English saven, sauven, from Old French sauver, from Late Latin salvāre (to save)

Which the Definition/Meaning of save in categoryENGLISH - PRONUNCIATION
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English - Pronunciation

* enPR: sāv, IPA(key): /seɪv/ * Rhymes: -eɪv

  • enPR: sāv, IPA(key): /seɪv/
  • Rhymes: -eɪv

Which the Definition/Meaning of save in categoryENGLISH - NOUN
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English - Noun

SAVE (_plural_ SAVES) * In various sports, a block that prevents an opponent from scoring. _The goaltender made a great SAVE._ * (baseball) When a relief pitcher comes into a game with a 3 run or less lead, and his team wins while continually being ahead. _Jones retired seven to earn the SAVE._ * (professional wrestling, slang) A point in a professional wrestling match when one or more wrestlers run to the ring to aid a fellow wrestler who is being beaten. _The giant wrestler continued to beat down his smaller opponent, until several wrestlers ran in for the SAVE._ * (computing) The act, process, or result of saving data to a storage medium. _If you're hit by a power cut, you'll lose all of your changes since your last SAVE._ _The game console can store up to eight SAVES on a single cartridge._ TRANSLATIONS

save (plural saves)

  1. In various sports, a block that prevents an opponent from scoring.
    The goaltender made a great save.
  2. (baseball) When a relief pitcher comes into a game with a 3 run or less lead, and his team wins while continually being ahead.
    Jones retired seven to earn the save.
  3. (professional wrestling, slang) A point in a professional wrestling match when one or more wrestlers run to the ring to aid a fellow wrestler who is being beaten.
    The giant wrestler continued to beat down his smaller opponent, until several wrestlers ran in for the save.
  4. (computing) The act, process, or result of saving data to a storage medium.
    If you're hit by a power cut, you'll lose all of your changes since your last save.
    The game console can store up to eight saves on a single cartridge.

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Which the Definition/Meaning of save in categoryENGLISH - VERB
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English - Verb

SAVE (_third-person singular simple present_ SAVES, _present participle_ SAVING, _simple past and past participle_ SAVED) * (transitive) To prevent harm or difficulty. * To help (somebody) to survive, or rescue (somebody or something) from harm. _She was SAVED from drowning by a passer-by._ _We were able to SAVE a few of our possessions from the house fire._ * To keep (something) safe; to safeguard. * John Milton (1608-1674) Thou hast […] quitted all to SAVE / A world from utter loss. * To spare (somebody) from effort, or from something undesirable. * William Shakespeare (1564-1616) I'll SAVE you / That labour, sir. All's now done. * (theology) To redeem or protect someone from eternal damnation. _Jesus Christ came to SAVE sinners._ * (sports) To catch or deflect (a shot at goal). * 2012, Chelsea 6-0 Wolves Chelsea's youngsters, who looked lively throughout, then combined for the second goal in the seventh minute. Romeu's shot was SAVED by Wolves goalkeeper Dorus De Vries but Piazon kept the ball alive and turned it back for an unmarked Bertrand to blast home. * To put aside, to avoid. * (transitive) To store for future use. _Let's SAVE the packaging in case we need to send the product back._ * (transitive) To conserve or prevent the wasting of. _SAVE electricity by turning off the lights when you leave the room._ * 1977, Agatha Christie, _An Autobiography_, Part I, chapter4: An indulgent playmate, Grannie would lay aside the long scratchy-looking letter she was writing (heavily crossed ‘to SAVE notepaper’) and enter into the delightful pastime of ‘a chicken from Mr Whiteley's’. * (transitive) To obviate or make unnecessary. * John Dryden (1631-1700) Will you not speak to SAVE a lady's blush? * (transitive, computing) To write a file to disk or other storage medium. _Where did I SAVE that document? I can't find it on the desktop._ * (intransitive) To economize or avoid waste. * (transitive and intransitive) To accumulate money or valuables. USAGE NOTES In computing sense “to write a file”, also used as phrasal verb _save down_ informally. Compare other computing phrasal verbs such as _print out_ and _close out_. DERIVED TERMS TRANSLATIONS

save (third-person singular simple present saves, present participle saving, simple past and past participle saved)

  1. (transitive) To prevent harm or difficulty.
    1. To help (somebody) to survive, or rescue (somebody or something) from harm.
      She was saved from drowning by a passer-by.
      We were able to save a few of our possessions from the house fire.
    2. To keep (something) safe; to safeguard.
    3. To spare (somebody) from effort, or from something undesirable.
    4. (theology) To redeem or protect someone from eternal damnation.
      Jesus Christ came to save sinners.
    5. (sports) To catch or deflect (a shot at goal).
  2. To put aside, to avoid.
    1. (transitive) To store for future use.
      Let's save the packaging in case we need to send the product back.
    2. (transitive) To conserve or prevent the wasting of.
      Save electricity by turning off the lights when you leave the room.
    3. (transitive) To obviate or make unnecessary.
    4. (transitive, computing) To write a file to disk or other storage medium.
      Where did I save that document? I can't find it on the desktop.
    5. (intransitive) To economize or avoid waste.
    6. (transitive and intransitive) To accumulate money or valuables.

Usage notes

In computing sense “to write a file”, also used as phrasal verb save down informally. Compare other computing phrasal verbs such as print out and close out.

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Which the Definition/Meaning of save in categoryENGLISH - PREPOSITION
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English - Preposition

SAVE * Except; with the exception of. _Only the parties may institute proceedings, SAVE where the law shall provide otherwise._ * 1914, Louis Joseph Vance, _Nobody_, chapter III: Turning back, then, toward the basement staircase, she began to grope her way through blinding darkness, but had taken only a few uncertain steps when, of a sudden, she stopped short and for a little stood like a stricken thing, quite motionless SAVE that she quaked to her very marrow in the grasp of a great and enervating fear. SYNONYMS * (with the exception of): except TRANSLATIONS

save

  1. Except; with the exception of.
    Only the parties may institute proceedings, save where the law shall provide otherwise.

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Which the Definition/Meaning of save in categoryENGLISH - CONJUNCTION
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English - Conjunction

SAVE * (dated) unless; except

save

  1. (dated) unless; except

Which the Definition/Meaning of save in categoryENGLISH - ANAGRAMS
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English - Anagrams

* vase

Which the Definition/Meaning of save in categoryDANISH - NOUN
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Danish - Noun

SAVE c * indefinite plural of _sav_

save c

  1. indefinite plural of sav

Which the Definition/Meaning of save in categoryPORTUGUESE - ETYMOLOGY
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Portuguese - Etymology

Borrowing from English _save_.

Borrowing from English save.

Which the Definition/Meaning of save in categoryPORTUGUESE - NOUN
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Portuguese - Noun

SAVE m (_plural_ SAVES) * (informal) A file (of a computer, a video game, a memory card, etc.) where progress of an electronic game is saved. _Eu cheguei na última fase, mas não posso voltar lá agora porque perdi meu SAVE._ I reached the final level, but I can’t return there now because I lost my SAVE FILE.

save m (plural saves)

  1. (informal) A file (of a computer, a video game, a memory card, etc.) where progress of an electronic game is saved.
    Eu cheguei na última fase, mas não posso voltar agora porque perdi meu save.
    I reached the final level, but I can’t return there now because I lost my save file.

Which the Definition/Meaning of save in categoryTOK PISIN - ETYMOLOGY
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Tok Pisin - Etymology

Portuguese _sabe_ (“know”).

Portuguese sabe (know).

Which the Definition/Meaning of save in categoryTOK PISIN - VERB
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Tok Pisin - Verb

SAVE * (transitive) to know * (transitive) to understand * 1989, _Buk Baibel long Tok Pisin_, Bible Society of Papua New Guinea, Genesis 18:21 (translation here): Olsem na bai mi go daun na lukim pasin ol dispela manmeri i mekim. Na bai mi ken SAVE, ol dispela tok mi harim pinis, em i tru o nogat. * (transitive) to make a practice or habit of * (transitive) to learn * 1989, _Buk Baibel long Tok Pisin_, Bible Society of Papua New Guinea, Genesis 3:22 (translation here): Bihain God, Bikpela i tok, “Man i SAVE pinis long wanem samting i gutpela na wanem samting i nogut, na em i kamap wankain olsem yumi. Orait yumi no ken larim em i go klostu long dispela diwai bilong givim laip. Nogut em i kaikai pikinini bilong dispela diwai tu na em i stap oltaim.” DERIVED TERMS * luksave

save

  1. (transitive) to know
  2. (transitive) to understand
  3. (transitive) to make a practice or habit of
  4. (transitive) to learn

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Which the Definition/Meaning of save in categoryTOK PISIN - ADVERB
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Tok Pisin - Adverb

SAVE * habitually * 1989, _Buk Baibel long Tok Pisin_, Bible Society of Papua New Guinea, Genesis 1:2 (translation here): Tasol graun i no bin i stap olsem yumi SAVE lukim nau.

save

  1. habitually

Which the Definition/Meaning of save in categoryTOK PISIN - NOUN
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Tok Pisin - Noun

SAVE * knowledge * 1989, _Buk Baibel long Tok Pisin_, Bible Society of Papua New Guinea, Genesis 2:9 (translation here): Na i gat narapela diwai tu i stap, em diwai bilong givim gutpela SAVE long wanem samting i gutpela na wanem samting i nogut.

save

  1. knowledge


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