make or keep (safe from danger, loss, injury, etc.)
keep and not spend or use (as for later use)
relieve sb from the need of using
"the goalie made a brilliant save"
"the relief pitcher got credit for a save"
"She saved the old family photographs in a drawer"
"We pulled through most of the victims of the bomb attack"
"He saves half his salary"
"This will save money"
"I'll save you the trouble"
"This will save you a lot of time"
"This move will save money"
"The less fortunate will have to economize now"
"keep my job for me while I give birth"
"keep my seat, please"
"keep open the possibility of a merger"
"boot-up instructions are written on the hard disk"
The keeper made a series of brilliant..saves.
A great many lives were saved by..inoculation.
出自：Medical Physical Journal
'Do save mesdo hide me!' said Eliza.
出自： H. B. Stowe
A sudden effort was necessary to save me from falling.
出自： J. Tyndall
The same ambition can destroy or save.
Dances to which all other girls save Clara seemed to be invited.
出自： M. Drabble
No ornaments in the room save a crucifix.
出自： J. Archer
有必要存些钱以备生病或年老不能工作时用。 save sth for sb/sth
Are you saving the best wine for the party?
I'm trying to save as much of my income as I can for my old age.
The shopkeeper saved a pound of my special cheese for me, as I'm a regular customer.
Please save my place for me while I make a telephone call.
How can the city save these fine old buildings from destruction?
What can we do to save him from the results of his own foolishness?
Everybody knew they could not save themselves from defeat there.
Luckily our precious records were saved from the fire.
幸运得很,我们这些珍贵的记录从火灾中抢救了出来。 save sb from v-ing
A young man saved a little girl from drowning.
It will save the student from wasting his time in exercises.
They are saving up to buy a colour TV set.
They're saving up for their wedding next year.
他们正在存钱准备明年结婚。 save sth ⇔ up
Mary saved up pieces of cloth to make a quilt.
You should save some money up, instead of spending it all.
误 This machine will save a lot of trouble for you.
正 This machine will save you a lot of trouble.