Saving meaning

sāvĭng
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A reduction in expenditure or cost.
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With the exception of.
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With due respect for.

Saving your presence.

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The definition of saving is something that rescues or is a good value.

An example of saving is a fuel efficient car using less gas; a fuel saving car.

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Saving is defined as the act of someone or something that rescues or frees, or something set aside for later use.

An example of a saving is one person rescuing another from drowing; the act of saving.

An example of a saving is setting aside $100 each month for a vacation; a vacation saving.

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Avoidance of excess expenditure; economy.
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Something saved.
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An exception or reservation.
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Except; save.
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That saves.
  • Rescuing; preserving.
  • Economizing or economical.
  • Containing an exception; making a reservation.
    A saving clause.
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The act of one that saves.
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Any reduction in expense, time, labor, etc.

A saving(s) of 10% is effected.

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A reservation; exception.
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With the exception of; except; save.
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Except; save.
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A reduction in cost or expenditure.

The shift of the supplier gave us a saving of 10 percent.

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(countable, usually plural) Something (usually money) that is saved.

I invested all my savings in gold.

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(uncountable) The action of the verb to save.
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Present participle of save.
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(theology) That saves someone from damnation; redemptive. [from 14th c.]
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Preserving; rescuing.
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Thrifty; frugal. [from 15th c.]

A saving cook.

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Bringing back in returns or in receipts the sum expended; incurring no loss, though not gainful.

A saving bargain.

The ship has made a saving voyage.

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A saving clause.

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With the exception of; except; save.
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Without disrespect to.
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Rescue from harm, danger, or loss.
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Origin of saving

  • From save +"Ž -ing.

    From Wiktionary