Thesaurus

reservoir

noun

Synonyms of reservoir

the number of individuals or amount of something available at any given time
  • the area boasts a large reservoir of college-educated people for companies to draw on

Synonyms for reservoir

Words Related to reservoir

See the Dictionary Definition 

Learn More About reservoir

Time Traveler for reservoir

Time Traveler

The first known use of reservoir was in 1690

See more words from the same year

Thesaurus Entries Near reservoir

reservists

reservoir

reservoirs

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Reservoir.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/reservoir. Accessed 26 May. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on reservoir

Nglish: Translation of reservoir for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of reservoir for Arabic Speakers

Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about reservoir

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Which Word Does Not Belong?

  • one green toy robot amidst many red toy robots
  • Which of these words does not mean "nonsense"?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!