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Reservation meaning

reservation - 9 dictionary results

  1. 1. The act of reserving, or keeping back; concealment, or withholding from disclosure; reserve.
  2. 2. Something withheld, either not expressed or disclosed, or not given up or brought forward.
  3. 3. A tract of the public land reserved for some special use, as for schools, for the use of Indians, etc.
  4. 4. The state of being reserved, or kept in store.
  5. 5. A clause in an instrument by which some new thing is reserved out of the thing granted, and not in esse before.
  6. 6. A proviso.
  7. 7. The portion of the sacramental elements reserved for purposes of devotion and for the communion of the absent and sick.
  8. 8. A term of canon law, which signifies that the pope reserves to himself appointment to certain benefices.
  9. 9. Act of reserving; something reserved.

reservation - examples of usage

  1. He went in and had his hair cut- but under special reservation; not too much! - "Somehow Good", William de Morgan.
  2. You may depend upon him, without reservation." - "Son of Power", Will Levington Comfort and Zamin Ki Dost.
  3. Temptation had come Red's way; come strong without reservation. - "Garrison's Finish A Romance of the Race-Course", W. B. M. Ferguson.
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