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reserved

adjective re·served \ri-ˈzərvd\

: not openly expressing feelings or opinions

: kept for use only by a particular person or group

Full Definition of RESERVED

1
:  restrained in words and actions
2
:  kept or set apart or aside for future or special use
re·serv·ed·ly \-ˈzər-vəd-lē\ adverb
re·serv·ed·ness \-ˈzər-vəd-nəs\ noun

Examples of RESERVED

  1. She is a very reserved young woman.
  2. The front row is reserved for faculty.

First Known Use of RESERVED

1601

Rhymes with RESERVED

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