English - Vietnamese Dictionary
reservation /,rezə'veiʃn/Concise Dictionary
- danh từ
- sự hạn chế; điều kiện hạn chế
- mental reservation: thái độ ngầm biểu lộ sự hạn chế tán thành (cái gì)
- (từ Mỹ,nghĩa Mỹ) vùng đất dành riêng
- Indian reservation: vùng dành riêng cho người da đỏ
- (từ Mỹ,nghĩa Mỹ) sự dành trước, sự giữ trước (vé tàu, buồng ở, chỗ ngồi ở rạp hát)
+a district that is reserved for particular purpose
+a statement that limits or restricts some claim
+an unstated doubt that prevents you from accepting something wholeheartedly
+the act of reserving (a place or passage) or engaging the services of (a person or group)
+the written record or promise of an arrangement by which accommodations are secured in advance
+something reserved in advance (as a hotel accommodation or a seat on a plane etc.)
+the act of keeping back or setting aside for some future occasion
Advanced English Dictionary
1 keeping or holding back, withholding, reticence, reluctance, hesitation, hesitancy, hedging:
It was not without some reservation that I gave the book my endorsement.
2 qualm, scruple, qualification, hesitancy, limitation, exception, objection, demur or demurral or demurrer, condition, proviso, provision:
He has no reservations about revealing the most intimate details in his autobiography
3 booking, appointment, arrangement:
I'll make a reservation for dinner for the two of us.
4 preserve, sanctuary, reserve, area, tract, territory, region, section, plot:
In North America, many Indians still live on reservations.
+ nounCollocation Dictionary
1 [C] an arrangement for a seat on a plane or train, a room in a hotel, etc. to be kept for you: I'll call the restaurant and make a reservation. + We have reservations in the name of Grant.
2 [C, U] a feeling of doubt about a plan or an idea: I have serious reservations about his ability to do the job. + They support the measures without reservation (= completely).
3 (also reserve) [C] an area of land in the US that is kept separate for Native Americans to live in
See also - CENTRAL RESERVATION
1 arrangement for a seat/room
VERB + RESERVATION
Do you have a reservation?
| make | confirm | cancel
RESERVATION + NOUN
service | fee | form
I'd like to make a reservation for four people for Friday night, please.
2 feeling of doubt about sth
considerable, deep, grave, major, serious, severe, strong | minor, slight | certain
I have certain reservations regarding several of the clauses in the contract.
VERB + RESERVATION
have | express, voice
NATO generals voiced reservations about making air strikes.
RESERVATION + VERB
Despite his initial reservations, he came to love London.
| with ~s
The employees are backing the reorganization plans, with reservations.
| without ~
I can recommend her without reservation.
| ~ about/concerning/over/regarding
They have expressed reservations concerning the provisions of the treaty.
My one reservation concerns the performance of the vehicle in wet conditions.
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