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English definition of “reserved”

reserved

adjective uk   /rɪˈzɜːvd/ us    /-ˈzɝːvd/

reserved adjective (PERSON)

B2 describes people who do not often talk about or show their feelings or thoughts: a quiet, reserved woman The English have a reputation for being reserved.

reserved adjective (KEPT)

Reserved tickets, seats, etc. are ones that you have arranged to be kept for you: May I sit here, or is this seat/table reserved?
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