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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Money or other assets kept over a long period of time, usually in a bank.

Usage examples (36)
  • Riches are the savings of many in the hands of one.
  • Adjective : a saving sense of humor. ,a saving housekeeper. ,a saving clause
  • Noun : a saving of 10 percent
  • If Obama does not know these details, how can he possibly know the 500 billion in savings is real. for more
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