Textual thesaurus for "save"

(verb) 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

(verb) write

record data on a computer

boot-up instructions are written on the hard disk

(verb) preserve

to keep up and reserve for personal or special use

She saved the old family photographs in a drawer

(verb) lay aside, save up

accumulate money for future use

He saves half his salary

(verb) hold open, keep, keep open

retain rights to

keep my job for me while I give birth; keep my seat, please; keep open the possibility of a merger

(verb) economise, economize

spend sparingly, avoid the waste of

This move will save money; The less fortunate will have to economize now

(verb) spare

refrain from harming

(verb) salvage, salve, relieve

save from ruin, destruction, or harm

(verb) redeem, deliver

save from sins

(verb) pull through, carry through, bring through

bring into safety

We pulled through most of the victims of the bomb attack