Hindi translation of 'preserve'
preserve /prɪˈzɜːv प्रिˈज़अव़्/
Word forms: preserves, preserving, preserved
1. transitive verb
If you preserve a situation or condition, you make sure that it stays as it is, and does not change or end.
We will do everything to preserve peace.
preserve the integrity/unity of something
SIMILAR WORDSmaintain, protect
preservation /ˌprezəˈveɪʃən ˌप्रेज़अˈव़ेइशन्/ uncountable noun
...the preservation of human life.
2. transitive verb
If you preserve something, you take action to save it or protect it.
We need to preserve the rainforest.
preserve a building/house/habitat/ecosystem
SIMILAR WORDSmaintain, save, protect
preservation uncountable noun
...the preservation of ancient buildings.
the preservation of something
the preservation of a species/forest
ensure/promote/guarantee the preservation of
SIMILAR WORDSmaintenance, protection
3. transitive verb
If you preserve food, you treat it in order to prevent it from decaying.
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Example Sentences Including 'preserve'
Kenworthy did his best to preserve an expression of neutrality, did not allow himself to show a trait of surprise.Moondrop to Murder
It excused her for not staying home to preserve the family trinity.The Quest for K
The security officers struggled to preserve some kind of order.A Matter of Conscience
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Translation of preserve from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary