Translation of "save" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb uk /seɪv/ us

B1 to stop someone or something from being killed or destroyed

kurtarmak, korumak
He was badly injured, but the doctors saved / his life.
She saved / the children from drowning.
He had to borrow money to save his business.
MONEY [ I, T ] also save up

A2 to keep money so that you can buy something with it in the future

para biriktirmek, tasarruf yapmak
We've saved / almost $900 for our wedding.
Michael's saving up for a new computer.
KEEP [ T ]

A2 to keep something to use in the future

saklamak, biriktirmek, ayırmak, bir kenara koymak
I've saved / some food for you.
save money/space/time, etc

B1 to reduce the amount of money/space/time, etc that you have to use

para/yer/zaman vs. tasarruf etmek
save sb (from) doing sth

B1 to help someone avoid having to do something

We'll eat in a restaurant - it'll save you having to cook.
save files/work, etc

A2 to store work or information electronically on or from a computer

çalışmaları/dosyaları vs. bilgisayar ortamında saklamak; hafızaya kaydetmek
save a goal

to prevent a player from scoring a goal

gol olmasına engel olmak; kurtarmak
He saved two goals in the last minute of the game.
→ See also save the day , lose/save face

See also

(Translation of “save verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)