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Noun
The total of one's wealth and possessions
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“The entire profit has to be kept as a reserve for meeting the contingencies.”
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A stock or supply or funds of assets that can be drawn on
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A supply or source of something
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Replacement
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Extra personnel sent to increase the strength of an army or similar force
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An army of trained civilians, which may be an official reserve army, called upon in time of need, the entire able-bodied population of a state which may also be called upon, or a private force not under government control
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Secondary role player
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Group of substitute players
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An organized body of military personnel or police
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Plural for a supply or store of a commodity
“The children carried their share by bringing along a doll that held a reserve of tea.”
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Plural for a lack of warmth or openness in manner or expression
“Due to the after-effects of sun and a bottle of Sancerre, my usual British reserve was sadly lacking.”
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Plural for someone or something that replaces or provides support to another
“Cherry, among the most feared NFL defensive backs, played as a reserve for two years before assuming a starting role.”
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Plural for a protected area for wildlife
“The importance of the reserve for wildlife is acknowledged in its official designation as a Site of Special Scientific Interest.”
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Plural for a feeling of doubt qualifying acceptance of a person, statement, or plan
“He had long ago told me that he wanted me to be honest and without reserve when talking to him, and I usually found it difficult.”
Verb
To hold, save or retain for future use
“If some of the marinade is to be used as a sauce on the cooked food, reserve a portion of the marinade before putting raw meat and poultry in it.”
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To be in possession of, or to have at one's disposal
“I reserve the right to change the privacy policies and practices described in this notice.”
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To book in advance or make a reservation
“Anyone who wishes to go as a pilgrim must hand in his or her name before the end of January in order to reserve a seat on the pilgrimage.”
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To refrain from delivering (a judgment or decision) without due consideration or evidence
“The appeal is expected to finish today, but the judges will reserve their decision, with judgment expected to be announced within three months.”
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