Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The quality of being careful not to waste money; frugality; parsimony.
  • n. Tendency to promote religious salvation.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The quality of being saving; carefulness not to expend money uselessly; frugality; parsimony.
  • n. Tendency to promote salvation.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The quality of being saving or sparing; frugality; parsimony.
  • n. Tendency to promote spiritual safety or eternal salvation.

Etymologies

saving +‎ -ness (Wiktionary)

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