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Spanish translation of “save”


verb /seiv/
to rescue or bring out of danger He saved his friend from drowning The house was burnt but he saved the pictures. to keep (money etc) for future use He’s saving (his money) to buy a bicycle They’re saving for a house. to prevent the using or wasting of (money, time, energy etc) Frozen foods save a lot of trouble I’ll telephone and that will save me writing a letter. in football etc, to prevent the opposing team from scoring a goal
parar, impedir que se marque un gol
The goalkeeper saved six goals.
to free from the power of sin and evil. to keep data in the computer. saver noun a person or thing that saves, avoids waste etc The telephone is a great time-saver. saving noun a way of saving money etc or the amount saved in this way It’s a great saving to be able to make one’s own clothes. savings noun plural money saved up
He keeps his savings in the bank.
saviour /ˈseivjə/ noun (American savior) (usually with capital ) a person or god who saves people from sin, hell etc. a person who rescues a person etc from danger etc He was the saviour of his country. saving grace a good quality that makes up for a fault His speeches are boring but they have the saving grace of being short. savings account an account in a bank or post office on which interest is paid.
cuenta de ahorros
savings bank a bank that receives small savings and gives interest.
caja de ahorros
save up to save He’s been saving up for a new bike.
(Definition of save from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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