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re·served

reserved

 
pronunciation:
rih zuhrvd
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: put aside or saved for a particular purpose.
These seats are reserved for us.
synonyms:
booked, in reserve, saved
similar words:
formal, held
definition 2: having a quiet, formal, or controlled way of acting or feeling.
She is nice, but very reserved.
synonyms:
formal
antonyms:
affable, demonstrative, direct
similar words:
aloof, cool, distant, polite, private, shy, stiff
derivations: reservedly (adv.), reservedness (n.)
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