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Which of the options below is the best punctuation for the sentence? It__s your turn to pick the movie __ but your sister gets to pick the board game we _ re going to play.

Origin of saving

Middle English word dating back to 1250–1300; see origin at save1, -ing2, -ing1

SYNONYMS FOR saving

2 restoring, redemptory, qualifying.

OTHER WORDS FROM saving

sav·ing·ly, adverbnon·sav·ing, adjectiveun·sav·ing, adjectiveun·sav·ing·ly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for savings

Derived forms of saving

savingly, adverb
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