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1. military

adjective. ['ˈmɪləˌtɛri, ˈmɪlɪˌtɛri'] characteristic of or associated with soldiers or the military.

Synonyms

  • warriorlike
  • warlike
  • soldierlike
  • militaristic
  • martial

Antonyms

  • attraction
  • centrifugal force
  • adduct
  • push

Etymology

  • militaire (French)
  • militarius (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Military Reserve

  • underserve
  • preserve
  • conserve
  • observe
  • hors-d-oeuvre
  • deserve
  • unnerve
  • swerve
  • zurve
  • verve
  • nerve
  • mirv
  • merv
  • herve
  • d'oeuvre
  • curve
  • oeuvre
  • irve
  • irv

2. military

adjective. ['ˈmɪləˌtɛri, ˈmɪlɪˌtɛri'] associated with or performed by members of the armed services as contrasted with civilians.

Synonyms

  • noncombatant
  • martial
  • combatant

Antonyms

  • pull
  • attract
  • centripetal force
  • repulsion

Etymology

  • militaire (French)
  • militarius (Latin)

3. military

noun. ['ˈmɪləˌtɛri, ˈmɪlɪˌtɛri'] the military forces of a nation.

Synonyms

  • force
  • military machine
  • personnel
  • cadre
  • reserve
  • medic
  • armed forces
  • military reserve
  • medical officer
  • war machine

Antonyms

  • abduct
  • refrain
  • decompress
  • improperness

Etymology

  • militaire (French)
  • militarius (Latin)

4. reserve

verb. ['rɪˈzɝːv, riːˈzɝːv'] hold back or set aside, especially for future use or contingency.

Synonyms

  • devote
  • keep back

Antonyms

  • free
  • derestrict
  • deny

5. reserve

verb. ['rɪˈzɝːv, riːˈzɝːv'] give or assign a resource to a particular person or cause.

Synonyms

  • appropriate
  • set aside
  • assign
  • allot
  • earmark
  • allow

Antonyms

  • unfixed
  • text edition
  • trade edition
  • allow

6. reserve

noun. ['rɪˈzɝːv, riːˈzɝːv'] formality and propriety of manner.

Synonyms

  • correctitude
  • demureness
  • propriety
  • properness

Antonyms

  • impropriety
  • waste
  • sell
  • act

7. reserve

noun. ['rɪˈzɝːv, riːˈzɝːv'] an athlete who plays only when a starter on the team is replaced.

Synonyms

  • bench
  • athlete
  • bench warmer
  • second-stringer
  • pinch hitter
  • jock

Antonyms

  • unhook
  • unbelt
  • unbuckle
  • unbutton

8. reserve

noun. ['rɪˈzɝːv, riːˈzɝːv'] something kept back or saved for future use or a special purpose.

Synonyms

  • backlog
  • reserve account
  • accumulation
  • stockpile
  • bank
  • reserve fund

Antonyms

  • uncork
  • vulnerable
  • insecure
  • dangerous

9. reserve

verb. ['rɪˈzɝːv, riːˈzɝːv'] obtain or arrange (for oneself) in advance.

Synonyms

  • bespeak
  • quest
  • book up
  • book
  • request
  • hold

Antonyms

  • refrain
  • attack
  • admit
  • let

10. reserve

noun. ['rɪˈzɝːv, riːˈzɝːv'] the trait of being uncommunicative; not volunteering anything more than necessary.

Synonyms

  • taciturnity
  • reticence

Antonyms

  • forfeit
  • obviate
  • lose

Example sentences of the word military-reserve


1. Noun Phrase
Third, when their call-up ended, they must have agreed to serve in the Selected Reserve, a segment of the military reserves that is first in line for future call-ups.

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