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1. reserved

adjective. ['rɪˈzɝːvd, riːˈzɝːvd'] marked by self-restraint and reticence.

Synonyms

  • undemonstrative
  • restrained
  • distant
  • diffident
  • upstage
  • aloof
  • withdrawn
  • inhibited
  • backward

Antonyms

  • uninhibited
  • unrestrained
  • unreserved
  • demonstrative

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Words that Rhyme with Reserved

  • undeserved
  • underserved
  • conserved
  • unnerved
  • observed
  • deserved
  • swerved
  • curved

Example sentences of the word reserved


1. Verb, past participle
Once the sauce is made, keep it warm and reserved on the side.

2. Adjective
Continue to whisk as you add the cream, the sherry and 1 cup of the reserved stock.

3. Verb, past tense
The toy Manchester terrier, despite his terrier nature, is quite gentle and reserved.

Quotes containing the word reserved


1. Humor has been the balm of my life, but it's been reserved for those close to me, not part of the public Lana.
- Lana Turner

2. Humor has been the balm of my life, but it's been reserved for those close to me, not part of the public Lana.
- Lana Turner

3. I really believe that all of us have a lot of darkness in our souls. Anger, rage, fear, sadness. I don't think that's only reserved for people who have horrible upbringings. I think it really exists and is part of the human condition. I think in the course of your life you figure out ways to deal with that.
- Kevin Bacon

2. reserved

adjective. ['rɪˈzɝːvd, riːˈzɝːvd'] set aside for the use of a particular person or party.

Synonyms

  • bookable
  • booked
  • set-aside

Antonyms

  • uncontrolled
  • ostentatious
  • incautious
  • intemperate
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