reserves[ ree-surv ]SEE DEFINITION OF reserves
Synonyms for reserves
- ace in hole
- emergency fund
- nest egg
- rainy day fund
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR RESERVES
And so you call upon me again to have no reserves, and so-forth.
Remember, that a friendship like ours admits of no reserves.
Rising to the trust, he called up all his reserves of wilderness lore.
It is unwise to enter into war or friendship without seeing to the reserves.
The attacks of the reserves were repulsed and the Italians held the mountain.
He came from the Isle of Man, and had joined our reserves at Southport.
Boveyhayne, was very English in its reserves and its dignity.
Meanwhile, also, the British reserves and territorials were called to the colors.
But there were reserves in the prow, and these were drawn upon to fill the empty places.
It had taken a dozen of the reserves to club him into submission at the last.