Associations to the word «Salvation»


SALVATION, noun. (religion) The process of being saved, the state of having been saved (from hell).
SALVATION, noun. The process of being restored or made new for the purpose of becoming saved; the process of being rid of the old poor quality conditions and becoming improved.
SALVATION ARMY, proper noun. (Christianity) A protestant Christian charitable and evangelical organization originally founded to help the poor of London
SALVATION JANE, noun. (Australia) (chiefly South Australia) The plant Echium plantagineum.

Dictionary definition

SALVATION, noun. (theology) the act of delivering from sin or saving from evil.
SALVATION, noun. A means of preserving from harm or unpleasantness; "tourism was their economic salvation"; "they turned to individualism as their salvation".
SALVATION, noun. The state of being saved or preserved from harm.
SALVATION, noun. Saving someone or something from harm or from an unpleasant situation; "the salvation of his party was the president's major concern".

Wise words

We should have a great fewer disputes in the world if words were taken for what they are, the signs of our ideas only, and not for things themselves.
John Locke