Origin of savior
usage note for savior
OTHER WORDS FROM saviorsav·ior·hood, sav·ior·ship, nounun·der·sav·ior, noun
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How to use savior in a sentence
They say Elon Musk is the rocket man, the iron man, the savior of the sins of a fossilized auto industry.
As coal, long the state’s most powerful industry, has continued its decline, West Virginia leaders have over the last few years pointed to natural gas as the state’s economic savior.West Virginians Were Promised an Economic Revival. It Hasn’t Happened Yet.|by Ken Ward Jr.|October 29, 2020|ProPublica
Senior officials claimed she amassed power by undermining colleagues, stoking upheaval and presenting herself as the lone savior in a crisis.
I’m not going to say it’s a horrible thing, but I’m not going to say it’s a savior for reefs, either.When Evolution Is Infectious - Issue 90: Something Green|Moises Velasquez-Manoff|September 30, 2020|Nautilus
Coming in relief as the savior is basically Foles’s entire brand.We Knew A Football Team Would Win In Week 1. But Maybe Not ‘Football Team.’|Sara Ziegler (firstname.lastname@example.org)|September 14, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
Now they are a notch on a belt, and the savior can feel good about themselves.To Catch a Sex Worker: A&E’s Awful, Exploitative Ambush Show|Samantha Allen|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“He told us we were going to be the savior of FM radio,” said John Normand.
The next day, Christmas, is the birthday of the savior, but Frank is not a believer.Richard Ford’s Artful Survivalist Guide: The Return of Frank Bascombe|Tom LeClair|November 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The King returns to Cleveland, a battered Kobe battles in the West, and the Zen Master is christened the savior of New York.2014 NBA Preview: Skinny LeBron and the Racist Ghost of Donald Sterling|Robert Silverman|October 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And former president Nicolas Sarkozy, touted by supporters as a savior-in-waiting, is saddled with scandals himself.How Marine Le Pen and France’s Ultra-Right Won the Day|Tracy McNicoll|May 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It involved no sense of the spirituality of the Divine Law, no consciousness of unworthiness, no need of a Savior.Madame Roland, Makers of History|John S. C. Abbott
Thus, in a time, the like of which history before or since has never seen, appeared the Savior of men.
John possessed a deep, affectionate nature, which made him the dearest of the Savior's three chosen friends.
Peter, James and John were the chosen among the chosen, upon whom the Savior bestowed special favor.
The Sadducees denied the separate existence of spirits; but, in our Savior's famous argument with them.