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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To keep from being wasted.

Watch out! You may see this word with another pronunciation and its meaning is then different.
Used as a verb, listen here, it means: To keep from being wasted. Used as a noun, listen here, it means: Candied fruit or jam.

Usage examples (36)
  • The city asked the community to conserve water.
  • Verb (used with object) : conserve your strength for the race. ,conserve the woodlands. ,the interaction conserved linear momentum
  • KING: One way to conserve is to make cars more efficient.
  • I love serving them with tomato conserve, which is available in the grocery store in jars, or easy to make at home. for more
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