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save lives

This page is about the collocation save lives

collocation pattern: verb + noun

Meaning

to prevent deaths, or stop people from dying

For example

  • Research proves that seat belts save lives.

  • Scientists are working hard to find new drugs that will save people's lives.

Quick Quiz

Which can be used to save lives?

a. a life cycle

b. a life boat

c. life insurance

Contributor: Matt Errey