Definitions for conserve

Definitions for (noun) conserve

Main entry: preserve, preserves, conserve, conserves

Definition: fruit preserved by cooking with sugar

Definitions for (verb) conserve

Main entry: conserve

Definition: preserve with sugar

Usage: Mom always conserved the strawberries we grew in the backyard

Main entry: husband, conserve, economise, economize

Definition: use cautiously and frugally

Usage: I try to economize my spare time; conserve your energy for the ascent to the summit

Main entry: preserve, maintain, keep up, conserve

Definition: keep in safety and protect from harm, decay, loss, or destruction

Usage: We preserve these archeological findings; The old lady could not keep up the building; children must be taught to conserve our national heritage; The museum curator conserved the ancient manuscripts

Main entry: conserve

Definition: keep constant through physical or chemical reactions or evolutionary change

Usage: Energy is conserved in this process

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