What does reserved mean?

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rɪˈzɜrvdre·served

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. reserved(adj)

    set aside for the use of a particular person or party

  2. reserved(adj)

    marked by self-restraint and reticence

    "was habitually reserved in speech, withholding her opinion"-Victoria Sackville-West

Wiktionary

  1. reserved(Adjective)

    Slow to reveal emotion or opinions.

    He was a quiet, reserved person.

  2. reserved(Adjective)

    Set aside for the use of a particular person or party.

    I'm sorry, sir, but these are reserved seats.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Reserved

    of Reserve

  2. Reserved(adj)

    kept for future or special use, or for an exigency; as, reserved troops; a reserved seat in a theater

  3. Reserved(adj)

    restrained from freedom in words or actions; backward, or cautious, in communicating one's thoughts and feelings; not free or frank

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Reserved

    rē-zėrvd′, adj. characterised by reserve: not free or frank in words or behaviour: shy: cold.—adv. Reser′vedly.—ns. Reser′vedness; Reser′ver.—Reserved case, a sin, the power to absolve from which is reserved to the pope, or his legate, &c.; Reserved list, formerly a list of officers on half-pay, who might be called upon in an emergency; Reserved power, a reservation made in deeds, &c.; Reserved powers (U.S.), powers pertaining to sovereignty, but not delegated to a representative body.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of reserved in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of reserved in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of reserved in a Sentence

  1. Steven Mnuchin:

    I'm taking President Xi at his word on his commitment to President Trump, but they have to deliver on this, the President has been clear The President expects to move forward, but The President has reserved the ability to do additional tariffs if they're not successful.

  2. Alighieri Dante:

    The hottest places in hell are reserved for those who in times of great moral crises maintain their neutrality.

  3. Mwanandeke Kindembo:

    The VIP places in heaven are only reserved for the religious leaders and founders.

  4. Paul Pogba:

    NG is always very reserved, very calm and very timid, except when he is playing cards.

  5. Todd Chrisley:

    It’s too late to close the door, once the horse is out of the barn it’s too late to put it back in. I think for us to start trying to become more reserved would be a disservice to the network, to our family, friends, our reputation and it’s certainly a disservice to the fan base that follows us.

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    • A. epidemic
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