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The meaning of Reserving

rɪˈzɜːv

Reserving – definition

verb

Retain for future use.

Usage examples:

Roll out half the dough and reserve the other half
verb

Arrange for (a room, seat, ticket, etc.) to be kept for the use of a particular person.

Usage examples:

A place was reserved for her in the front row
verb

Refrain from delivering (a judgement or decision) without due consideration or evidence.

Usage examples:

I'll reserve my views on his ability until he's played again
noun

A supply of a commodity not needed for immediate use but available if required.

Usage examples:

Australia has major coal, gas, and uranium reserves
noun

A body of troops withheld from action to reinforce or protect others, or additional to the regular forces and available in an emergency.

Usage examples:

The men were stationed as a central reserve ready to be transported wherever necessary
noun

An extra player who is a possible substitute in a team.

Usage examples:

He was reserve hooker for the world cup team
noun

A place set aside for special use.

Usage examples:

There are areas where land has been put aside for reserves but are now being used for different thi…
noun

A lack of warmth or openness in manner or expression.

Usage examples:

She smiled and some of her natural reserve melted
noun

(in the decoration of ceramics or textiles) an area in which the original material or background colour remains visible.

Usage examples:

Penwork decoration, with designs in reserves on a black background, may itself have first developed…
verb

Present participle of reserve

Usage examples:

I reserve mondays for tidying my desk and answering letters., these seats are reserved for the elde…

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保留

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Reserveren

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Réserver

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Reservieren

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संचय

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Prenotazione

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예약

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Оговорка

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Reservando

Word origin

Middle English: from Old French reserver, from Latin reservare ‘keep back’, from re- ‘back’ + servare ‘to keep’.

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