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Save

To except, reserve, or exempt; as where a statute saves vested—fixed—rights. To toll, or suspend the running or operation of; as, to save the Statute of Limitations.

save

conjunction bar, barring, besides, but for, excepting, lacking, leaving out, not including, short of, without

save

preposition but, except, exclusive of, less, minus

save

(Conserve), verb hold, keep safe, preserve, redeem, salvage

save

(Hold back), verb economize, hoard, keep, reserve, retain

save

(Rescue), verb avert, defend, fend off, give salvaaion, help, liberate, protect, safeguard, shield
See also: conserve, deposit, extricate, free, fund, garner, glean, hold, keep, maintain, perpetuate, possess, preserve, prolong, protect, release, remedy, renew, rescue, reserve, retain, shelter, store, sustain, unless
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Only worldwide understanding and support for his noble ideas can save the situation and allow him to complete his mission.
aSTRIKES are threatening to shut down Italian racing for the second January in five years if last-minute talks cannot save the situation.
In order to save the situation, Chihiro follows the advice of a stranger who somehow knows her.
The keeper desperately tried to save the situation but Johnson pounced on the loose ball to roll it under the keeper and into an empty net.
There may be some discomfort - but a solution can be worked out to save the situation.
But something strange happens when Alek appears to be moved by both Margaret's plight and her determination to save the situation.
Although she fought back to 5-5 with two powerful double- fisted backhands down the line, she could not save the situation and lost the set.
To save the situation from worsening and to help their brethren in Bosnia in distress, the O.
If the forces that brought forth life in the first place cannot be trusted to maintain it-provided they are given the leeway to do so-there is little basis for thinking that anything humans can do will save the situation.
But, there is still time to save the situation if the leaders of our industry would give exemplary guidance.
Torn between his desire to leave and an obsession with unity that leads him to yearn to make one last-ditch effort to save the situation, Bolivar is, as Garcia Marquez depicts him, truly trapped in a labyrinth.
speaking of nuclear proliferation, "It is time to trigger off the emergency systems in order to save the situation.