1. [ noun ] (government,geography) a district that is reserved for particular purpose
Synonyms: reserve
Related terms: administrative_district preserve indian_reservation
2. [ noun ] (work) the act of reserving (a place or passage) or engaging the services of (a person or group)
Synonyms: booking

: "wondered who had made the booking"

Related terms: hire reserve reserve
3. [ noun ] a statement that limits or restricts some claim
Synonyms: qualification

"he recommended her without any reservations"

Related terms: statement weasel_word fine_print qualify
4. [ noun ] an unstated doubt that prevents you from accepting something wholeheartedly
Synonyms: arriere_pensee mental_reservation
Related terms: doubt
5. [ noun ] (psychology) something reserved in advance (as a hotel accommodation or a seat on a plane etc.)
Related terms: prearrangement upgrade reserve
6. [ noun ] the written record or promise of an arrangement by which accommodations are secured in advance
Related terms: agreement
7. [ noun ] the act of keeping back or setting aside for some future occasion
Related terms: preservation reserve
Similar spelling:   reservoir