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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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RUGBY star Rupert Moon saved the day when a party of disabled youngsters were left stranded at Cardiff's Millennium Stadium - by volunteering to show the children round himself.
In numerous cases, these hard money lenders stepped into the breach and saved the day.
But a mid-tournament correction--the removal of four lines in a 28,000-line computer program -- saved the day and the title.
AVON, Ohio -- Whether it saved the day at a family outing, conquered a traveling mishap or salvaged an outdoor adventure, nearly everyone has their own story of how duct tape came to their rescue.