Definitions of conserved

  1. protected from harm or loss

Usage examples for conserved

  1. Quaker quietude and retirement probably conserved mental energy instead of dissipating it. – The Quaker Colonies A Chronicle of the Proprietors of the Delaware, Volume 8 in The Chronicles Of America Series by Sydney G. Fisher
  2. I remember Mademoiselle de l'Enclos at a much greater age than mine, quite fresh and well- conserved. – The Virginians by William Makepeace Thackeray
  3. For in the harvesting of the crop a bad practice has arisen with the Egyptian market gardener, who generally carries on his operations in the neighbourhood of some irrigation canal connected with the Nile, where he has, so to speak, abundance of conserved water always on tap ready to give his fields a heavy watering. – The Khedive's Country by George Manville Fenn
  4. I have a vision, Coroner, Of a new Republic, brighter than the sun, A new race, loftier faith, this land of ours Made over as to people, boys and girls, Conserved like forests, water power or mines; Watched, tested, put to best use, keen economies Practiced in spirits, waste of human life, Hope, aspiration, talent, virtues, powers, Avoided by a science, science of life, Of spirit, what you will. – Domesday Book by Edgar Lee Masters
  5. But as no water would seem to have been conserved here it is difficult to believe that this camp was ever a permanent fortress which only a very large number of people could have defended. – England of My Heart--Spring by Edward Hutton