Definitions for saving

Definitions for (noun) saving

Main entry: rescue, saving, deliverance, delivery

Definition: recovery or preservation from loss or danger

Usage: work is the deliverance of mankind; a surgeon's job is the saving of lives

Main entry: saving, economy

Definition: an act of economizing; reduction in cost

Usage: it was a small economy to walk to work every day; there was a saving of 50 cents

Main entry: saving, preservation

Definition: the activity of protecting something from loss or danger

Definitions for (adj) saving

Main entry: saving, redeeming, redemptive

Definition: bringing about salvation or redemption from sin

Usage: saving faith; redemptive (or redeeming) love

Main entry: saving

Definition: characterized by thriftiness

Usage: wealthy by inheritance but saving by constitution- Ellen Glasgow

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