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reserve

reserve - Dictionary definition and meaning for word reserve

Definition
(noun) formality and propriety of manner
Synonyms : modesty

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(noun) something kept back or saved for future use or a special purpose
Synonyms : backlog , stockpile

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(noun) an athlete who plays only when a starter on the team is replaced
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(noun) (medicine) potential capacity to respond in order to maintain vital functions
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(noun) a district that is reserved for particular purpose
Synonyms : reservation

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(noun) armed forces that are not on active duty but can be called in an emergency
Synonyms : military reserve

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(noun) the trait of being uncommunicative; not volunteering anything more than necessary
Synonyms : reticence , taciturnity

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(verb) hold back or set aside, especially for future use or contingency
Example Sentence
  • they held back their applause in anticipation

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(verb) give or assign a resource to a particular person or cause
Synonyms : allow , appropriate , earmark , set aside
Example Sentence
  • I will earmark this money for your research
  • She sets aside time for meditation every day

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(verb) obtain or arrange (for oneself) in advance
Example Sentence
  • We managed to reserve a table at Maxim's

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(verb) arrange for and reserve (something for someone else) in advance
Synonyms : book , hold
Example Sentence
  • reserve me a seat on a flight
  • The agent booked tickets to the show for the whole family
  • please hold a table at Maxim's

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