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salvation

sal·va·tion

salvation

 
 
pronunciation:
sael veI shn
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act of saving or the condition of being saved from sin or evil; redemption.
He had led a life of crime, and it was a loving woman that brought about his salvation.
synonyms:
deliverance, redemption
antonyms:
damnation
similar words:
grace
definition 2: protection or deliverance from harm or difficulty.
The liberation of the camp by allied forces brought about the salvation of the surviving inmates.
synonyms:
deliverance, rescue
similar words:
relief
definition 3: something that has the effect of saving or protecting from trouble or harm.
My new job was my salvation.
similar words:
relief
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derivation: salvational (adj.)