Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: salvation
IPA transcription: [sælv'eɪʃən]
Pronunciations of salvation
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: redemption, salvation
    Meaning: (theology) the act of delivering from sin or saving from evil
  • Synonyms: salvation
    Meaning: a means of preserving from harm or unpleasantness; "tourism was their economic salvation"; "they turned to individualism as their salvation"
Usage examples
  • He represented safety, salvation, everything that made life worth living.
  • The Apostle Paul tells us that every man must work out his own salvation.
  • 'We are taught to hope, that prayer and penitence will work our salvation.
  • "Yes; and I would have said it, had death and salvation overtook me for it.
  • He is still alive; I would stake my salvation on it; God cannot be mistaken."
  • If the defence of Padua is the pledge for the salvation of Venice, who would hesitate to go and defend it?
  • "Sire!" said he, "Your Majesty is at this moment signing the glory of the nation and the salvation of Europe!"
  • By the mother who bore you--for the love of Heaven--by your hope of salvation, I implore you to put back for the box!"
  • The ordinary moralistic state of mind makes the salvation of the world conditional upon the success with which each unit does its part.
  • Partial and conditional salvation is in fact a most familiar notion when taken in the abstract, the only difficulty being to determine the details.
0. Word pronunciation is derived from article recording Han dynasty, License CC BY-SA 4.0
1. Word pronunciation is derived from article recording Eucharistic theology, License CC BY-SA 4.0
2. Word pronunciation is derived from article recording Dark romanticism, License CC BY-SA 4.0