Synonyms for conserve

Synonyms for (noun) conserve

Synonyms: preserve, preserves, conserve, conserves

Definition: fruit preserved by cooking with sugar

Similar words: confiture

Definition: preserved or candied fruit

Synonyms for (verb) conserve

Synonyms: conserve

Definition: preserve with sugar

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

Similar words: keep, preserve

Definition: prevent (food) from rotting

Usage: preserved meats; keep potatoes fresh


Synonyms: 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

Similar words: preserve, save

Definition: to keep up and reserve for personal or special use

Usage: She saved the old family photographs in a drawer


Synonyms: 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

Similar words: keep

Definition: look after; be the keeper of; have charge of

Usage: He keeps the shop when I am gone


Synonyms: conserve

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

Usage: Energy is conserved in this process

Similar words: keep, maintain, hold

Definition: keep in a certain state, position, or activity; e.g., "keep clean"

Usage: hold in place; She always held herself as a lady; The students keep me on my toes