how to pronounce reserved


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The above transcription of reserved is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

reserved is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of reserved in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… and more of a novelty reserved for …”

meanings of reserved


  1. Set aside for a particular person or purpose.
  2. Slow to reveal emotion or opinions.


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of reserve.

words that rhyme with reserved


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