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Synonyms for conserve
kənˈsɜrv; ˈkɒn sɜrv, kənˈsɜrvcon·serve

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  1. conserve, preserve, conserves, preservesverb

    fruit preserved by cooking with sugar

    preserves, preserve, conserves

    waste, blow, squander

  2. conserveverb

    keep constant through physical or chemical reactions or evolutionary change

    "Energy is conserved in this process"

    economise, preserve, husband, keep up, maintain, economize

    squander, waste, blow

  3. conserve, preserve, maintain, keep upverb

    keep in safety and protect from harm, decay, loss, or destruction

    "We preserve these archeological findings"; "The old lady could not keep up the building"; "children must be taught to conserve our national heritage"; "The museum curator conserved the ancient manuscripts"

    follow, asseverate, carry on, keep, economise, observe, economize, hold, husband, sustain, defend, assert, wield, uphold, maintain, keep up, keep abreast, exert, bear on, preserve, continue, save, prolong

    squander, blow, waste

  4. conserve, husband, economize, economiseverb

    use cautiously and frugally

    "I try to economize my spare time"; "conserve your energy for the ascent to the summit"

    keep up, economize, economise, maintain, preserve, save, husband

    squander, blow, waste

  5. conserveverb

    preserve with sugar

    "Mom always conserved the strawberries we grew in the backyard"

    economise, preserve, husband, keep up, maintain, economize

    squander, blow, waste

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Dictionary of English Synonymes3.7 / 3 votes

  1. conserveverb

    preserve, save

  2. conservenoun

    preserve, JAM, confection, comfit, sweetmeat

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. conserveverb

    save, preserve

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD0.0 / 0 votes

  1. conserve

    Confection (Pharmacology)


    Comparison Of New Stents for Equivalency of Reduction in Vascular Events

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  1. Robert Service:

    Be master of your petty annoyances and conserve your energies for the big, worthwhile things. It isn't the mountain ahead that wears you out - it's the grain of sand in your shoe.

  2. Chris Weaver:

    From my perspective, we're trying to conserve the species, not the individual animal, and this creates a benefit when it's done in a well-regulated fashion, and the benefits go to the local community.

  3. Douglas Kenney:

    I mean, that's predictable, and states like California have certainly known this is coming. What can they do? Well, they can look to the other sources of supply, they can conserve water, they can look for creative deals ... it's not something that sneaks up on anyone.

  4. Pope Francis:

    Every people deserves to conserve its identity without being ideologically colonized.

  5. Suzanne Smith:

    They are an endangered species. So we need to work together to protect and conserve them.

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