- save used 233 times.
- saved used 104 times.
- savest used 3 times.
- saveth used 7 times.
- saving used 12 times.
- Included in Eastons: No
- Included in Hitchcocks: No
- Included in Naves: No
- Included in Smiths: No
- Included in Websters: Yes
- Included in Strongs: Yes
- Included in Thayers: Yes
- Included in BDB: Yes
- H2421 Used 1 time
- H3444 Used 1 time
- H3468 Used 1 time
- H3588 Used 1 time
- H657 Used 1 time
- G1508 Used 2 times
- G4047 Used 0 times
- G4991 Used 0 times
SA'VING, participle present tense
1. Preserving from evil or destruction; hindering from waste or loss; sparing; taking or using in time.
3. adjective Frugal; not lavish; avoiding unnecessary expenses; economical; parsimonious. But it implies less rigorous economy than parsimonious; as a saving husbandman or housekeeper.
4. That saves in returns or receipts the principal or sum employed or expended; that incurs no loss, though not gainful; as a saving bargain. The ship has made a saving voyage.
5. That secures everlasting salvation; as saving grace.
1. Something kept from being expended or lost.
By reducing the interest of the debt, the nation makes a saving
2. Exception; reservation.
Contend not with those that are too strong for us, but still with a saving to honesty.
1. With frugality or parsimony.
2. So as to be finally saved from eternal death; as savingly converted.
1. Frugality; parsimony, caution not to expend money without necessity or use.
2. Tendency to promote eternal salvation.
SA'VINGS BANK, noun A bank in which the savings or earnings of the poor are deposited and put to interest for their benefit.