reserve judgement

reserve judgement
reserve judgement
to not decide on something immediately: »

I thought I'd reserve judgement until he'd finished his presentation.

Main Entry: reserve

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • Reserve — An accounting entry that properly reflects the contingent liabilities. The New York Times Financial Glossary * * * ▪ I. reserve re‧serve 1 [rɪˈzɜːv ǁ ɜːrv] verb [transitive] 1. TRAVEL to arrange for a place on a plane, in a hotel, in a restaurant …   Financial and business terms

  • reserve — An accounting entry that properly reflects contingent liabilities ( liability). Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * ▪ I. reserve re‧serve 1 [rɪˈzɜːv ǁ ɜːrv] verb [transitive] 1. TRAVEL to arrange for a place on a plane, in a hotel, in a… …   Financial and business terms

  • judgement — n. also: judgment 1) to display, exercise, show judgement (she always exercises good judgement) 2) to form, make a judgement 3) to hand down, pass, pronounce, render judgement on 4) to sit in judgement on 5) to reserve judgement 6) good;… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • reserve — [[t]rɪzɜ͟ː(r)v[/t]] ♦♦ reserves, reserving, reserved 1) VERB: usu passive If something is reserved for a particular person or purpose, it is kept specially for that person or purpose. [be V ed for n] A double room with a balcony overlooking the… …   English dictionary

  • reserve — [rɪˈzɜːv] noun I 1) [C] a supply of something that a country, an organization, or a person can use Norway s oil reserves[/ex] We discovered reserves of strength that we didn t realize we had.[/ex] 2) [C] a player who has not been chosen to play… …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • judgement reserved — A decision delayed after the close of a trial (in Scotland, ‘avizandum made’) • • • Main Entry: ↑judge judgement reserved see under ↑judge • • • Main Entry: ↑reserve …   Useful english dictionary

  • reserve judgment — ► to wait until more information about something is available before expressing an opinion, making a decision, or taking action: »People in the industry are reserving judgement until more details of the takeover emerge. reserve judgment on/about… …   Financial and business terms

  • reserve — ► VERB 1) keep for future use. 2) arrange for (a seat, ticket, etc.) to be kept for the use of a particular person. 3) retain or hold (a right or entitlement). 4) refrain from delivering (a judgement or decision) without due consideration or… …   English terms dictionary

  • judgement — (also judgment esp. in AmE) noun 1 decision/opinion ADJECTIVE ▪ accurate ▪ balanced (esp. BrE) ▪ impartial, independent, objective ▪ …   Collocations dictionary

  • reserve — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 supply of sth available to be used in the future ADJECTIVE ▪ great, huge, large, substantial, vast ▪ adequate, sufficient ▪ …   Collocations dictionary

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