In America, we reserve our God-given right to be god-awful wrong.
Some observers believe the matter is being pushed by the present reserve commander, Lt. Gen. Richard Mills.
Chill them in the ice water, strain, pat dry, and reserve for the garnish.
"something stored up," 1610s, from reserve (v.) or from French réserve, a Middle French back-formation from reserver. Meaning "self-imposed restraint on freedom of words or actions; habit of keeping back the feelings" is from 1650s.
reserve re·serve (rĭ-zûrv')
v. re·served, re·serv·ing, re·serves
To keep back, as for future use or for a special purpose.
To set or cause to be set apart for a particular person or use.
Held back, set aside, or saved.
Forming a reserve.