Pronunciation: (ri-zûrvd'),[key] —adj. 1. kept or set apart for some particular use or purpose.
2. kept by special arrangement for some person: a reserved seat. 3. formal or self-restrained in manner and relationship; avoiding familiarity or intimacy with others: a quiet, reserved man. 4. characterized by reserve, as the disposition, manner, etc.: reserved comments. 5. retaining the original color of a surface, esp. when decorating portions of the surface with other colors.