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Pronounciation of reserve

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Definitions for reserve

  • verb - give or assign a resource to a particular person or cause; "I will earmark this money for your research"; "She sets aside time for meditation every day"
  • verb - obtain or arrange (for oneself) in advance; "We managed to reserve a table at Maxim's"
  • verb - hold back or set aside
  • verb - arrange for and reserve (something for someone else) in advance; "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"
  • noun - the trait of being uncommunicative; not volunteering anything more than necessary
  • noun - formality and propriety of manner
  • noun - armed forces that are not on active duty but can be called in an emergency
  • noun - a district that is reserved for particular purpose
  • noun - an athlete who plays only when a starter on the team is replaced
  • noun - something kept back or saved for future use or a special purpose
  • noun - (medicine) potential capacity to respond in order to maintain vital functions
  • Synonyms for reserve

    modesty second-stringer military reserve backlog reticence reservation stockpile taciturnity substitute allow hold appropriate book earmark set aside

    Antonyms for reserve

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    Hyponyms for reserve

    preserve fuel level bench warmer reserve account demureness pinch hitter reserve fund Indian reservation bank pulmonary reserve book up keep devote save keep open hold open

    Hypernyms for reserve

    correctitude military machine territorial division indefinite quantity uncommunicativeness military war machine athlete propriety armed forces administrative district jock properness armed services administrative division accumulation assign bespeak keep back allot call for portion quest request withhold

    Meronyms for reserve


    Sounds like reserve

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