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The rainy weather could not ________ my elated spirits on my graduation day.

Origin of saving

Middle English word dating back to 1250–1300; see origin at save1, -ing2, -ing1
sav·ing·ly, adverbnon·sav·ing, adjectiveun·sav·ing, adjectiveun·sav·ing·ly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for saving

savingly, adverb
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