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Synonyms for reserve
rɪˈzɜrv

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. modesty, reserve(noun)

    formality and propriety of manner

    Synonyms:
    substitute, stockpile, second-stringer, taciturnity, reservation, modesty, backlog, military reserve, reticence, modestness

  2. reserve, backlog, stockpile(noun)

    something kept back or saved for future use or a special purpose

    Synonyms:
    stockpile, second-stringer, taciturnity, reservation, modesty, backlog, military reserve, reticence, substitute

  3. substitute, reserve, second-stringer(noun)

    an athlete who plays only when a starter on the team is replaced

    Synonyms:
    fill-in, relief, replacement, backup, backlog, backup man, reliever, second-stringer, military reserve, modesty, reticence, stand-in, stockpile, reservation, substitute, taciturnity

  4. reserve(noun)

    (medicine) potential capacity to respond in order to maintain vital functions

    Synonyms:
    stockpile, second-stringer, taciturnity, reservation, modesty, backlog, military reserve, reticence, substitute

  5. reservation, reserve(noun)

    a district that is reserved for particular purpose

    Synonyms:
    stockpile, reservation, second-stringer, taciturnity, qualification, military reserve, mental reservation, modesty, booking, backlog, arriere pensee, reticence, substitute

  6. military reserve, reserve(noun)

    armed forces that are not on active duty but can be called in an emergency

    Synonyms:
    stockpile, second-stringer, taciturnity, reservation, modesty, backlog, military reserve, reticence, substitute

  7. reserve, reticence, taciturnity(verb)

    the trait of being uncommunicative; not volunteering anything more than necessary

    Synonyms:
    stockpile, second-stringer, taciturnity, reservation, modesty, backlog, military reserve, reticence, substitute

  8. reserve(verb)

    hold back or set aside, especially for future use or contingency

    "they held back their applause in anticipation"

    Synonyms:
    book, set aside, appropriate, allow, earmark, hold

  9. allow, appropriate, earmark, set aside, 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"

    Synonyms:
    admit, grant, set aside, capture, appropriate, suspend, hold, let, book, give up, tolerate, countenance, permit, provide, leave, allow, conquer, take into account, seize, allow for, earmark

  10. reserve(verb)

    obtain or arrange (for oneself) in advance

    "We managed to reserve a table at Maxim's"

    Synonyms:
    book, set aside, appropriate, allow, earmark, hold

  11. reserve, hold, book(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"

    Synonyms:
    accommodate, retain, earmark, moderate, view as, support, apply, hold back, book, defend, take hold, allow, deem, hold up, arrest, take, have, concord, check, make, take for, go for, throw, defy, control, harbor, halt, keep, obligate, carry, give, adjudge, entertain, nurse, oblige, curb, hold, set aside, bind, confine, have got, restrain, withstand, agree, hold in, appropriate, contain, harbour, maintain, guard, concur, keep back, sustain, prevail, admit, obtain, declare, bear

Wiktionary

  1. reserve(noun)

    Synonyms:
    reservation, res

  2. reserve(noun)

    Synonyms:
    substitute

  3. reserve(noun)

    Synonyms:
    rez

  4. reserve(noun)

    To keep back; to retain.

    We reserve the right for modifications.

    Synonyms:
    reticence, reservation, res, self-restraint, taciturnity

  5. reserve(noun)

    To keep in store for future or special use.

    This cake is reserved for the guests!

    Synonyms:
    self-restraint, res, taciturnity, reticence, reservation

  6. reserve(noun)

    To book in advance; to make a reservation.

    I reserved a table for us at the best restaurant in town.

    Synonyms:
    res, self-restraint, reticence, taciturnity, reservation

  7. reserve(noun)

    Restraint of freedom in words or actions; backwardness; caution in personal behavior.

    Synonyms:
    taciturnity, self-restraint, reservation, res, reticence

  8. reserve(noun)

    A tract of land reserved, or set apart, for a particular purpose; as, the Connecticut Reserve in Ohio, originally set apart for the school fund of Connecticut; the Clergy Reserves in Canada, for the support of the clergy.

    Synonyms:
    reticence, reservation, self-restraint, res, taciturnity

  9. reserve(noun)

    A tract of land set apart for the use of an Aboriginal group; Indian reserve (compare US reservation.)

    Synonyms:
    res, taciturnity, reservation, reticence, self-restraint

  10. reserve(noun)

    A body of troops kept in the rear of an army drawn up for battle, reserved to support the other lines as occasion may require; a force or body of troops kept for an exigency.

    Synonyms:
    reservation, reticence, self-restraint, res, taciturnity

  11. reserve(noun)

    Funds kept on hand to meet planned or unplanned financial requirements.

    Synonyms:
    taciturnity, res, reticence, self-restraint, reservation

  12. reserve(noun)

    A member of a team who does not participate from the start of the game, but can be used to replace tired or injured team-mates.

    Synonyms:
    res, taciturnity, reticence, reservation, self-restraint

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. reserve

    Bashfulness is a shrinking from notice without assignable reason. Coyness is a half encouragement, half avoidance of offered attention, and may be real or affected. Diffidence is self-distrust; modesty, a humble estimate of oneself in comparison with others, or with the demands of some undertaking. Modesty has also the specific meaning of a sensitive shrinking from anything indelicate. Shyness is a tendency to shrink from observation; timidity, a distinct fear of criticism, error, or failure. Reserve is the holding oneself aloof from others, or holding back one's feelings from expression, or one's affairs from communication to others. Reserve may be the retreat of shyness, or, on the other hand, the contemptuous withdrawal of pride and haughtiness. Compare ABASH; PRIDE; TACITURN.

    Synonyms:
    backwardness, bashfulness, coldness, constraint, coyness, diffidence, modesty, shyness, timidity, unobtrusiveness

    Antonyms:
    abandon, arrogance, assumption, assurance, boldness, conceit, confidence, egotism, forwardness, frankness, freedom, haughtiness, impudence, indiscretion, loquaciousness, loquacity, pertness, sauciness, self-conceit, self-sufficiency, sociability

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. reserve(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    keep, hold, retain, husband, set by, lay by, lay up, store up

  2. reserve(n.)

    Synonyms:
    reservation, something reserved

  3. reserve(n.)

    Synonyms:
    constraint, restraint, backwardness, cautious behavior

  4. reserve(n.)

    Synonyms:
    shyness, coyness, bashfulness, taciturnity, modesty, demureness, reservedness

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Translations for reserve

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  • حجز, يحجزArabic
  • Reservieren, Reserviertheit, buchen, Reserve, vorbehalten, Schutzgebiet, vormerkenGerman
  • επιφύλαξηGreek
  • rezerviEsperanto
  • reservaSpanish
  • varumineEstonian
  • vararahasto, varanto, varata, reservaatti, poikkeus, pidättää, varmuusvarasto, säästää, varaus, reservi, [[panna]] [[talteen]], vaihtopelaaja, varastoida, varautuneisuus, alueFinnish
  • réservation, réserve, réservesFrench
  • tartalék, foglal, lefoglalHungarian
  • 予約, 保護区, 控え, 予備兵力, 準備金, 蓄える, 予備地, 自制, 補欠, 留保, 控えめ, 保留地, 備蓄, 残す, 予備役, 予備, 引当金Japanese
  • 예약하다, 豫約, 하다Korean
  • pūtea penapena, tāpuiMāori
  • rezabMalay
  • reserveren, beschermen, reserve, bewarenDutch
  • reservat, reservere, reservefond, reservasjon, sette av, tilbakeholdenhet, bestille, reservering, forbeholde, reservespiller, reserverthet, forråd, legge til side, reserve, bestilling, holde av, reservetroppNorwegian
  • rezerwować, rezerwa, zarezerwowaćPolish
  • reservar, reservaPortuguese
  • [[оставля́ть]] [[за]] [[собо́й]], запасной, резерв, откла́дывать, запаса́ть, заповедник, отложи́ть, запасной игрок, резервация, зака́зывать, запасание, сдержанность, брони́ровать, резерви́ровать, резервный фонд, запас, заказа́ть, резервироавние, заброни́ровать, зарезерви́ровать, запасти́Russian
  • reservat, reservation, reservera, reserv, tillgång, reserverSwedish
  • இருப்புTamil
  • rezervTurkish
  • để dành, dự bị, chuẩn bị, dử lại, phòng bị, dành riêngVietnamese
  • 保留Chinese

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