verb (used with object), pre·served, pre·serv·ing.
verb (used without object), pre·served, pre·serv·ing.
Origin of preserve
SYNONYMS FOR preserve
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He could be remade into a defender of the environment, a preserver of habitats and champion of rainforest ecology.Can Tarzan of the Apes Survive in a Post-Colonial World?|Ted Gioia|November 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Swedes, full of gratitude and love for their preserver, wanted him to be crowned King of Sweden.The Boy's Book of Heroes|Helena Peake
Vaishnav—worshipper of Vishnu, the preserver, one incarnation of whom is Krishna.Chaitanya's Life And Teachings|Krishna das Kaviraja
Common gratitude would have bound the Pawnee to his preserver for life.Footprints in the Forest|Edward Sylvester Ellis
This man, who is so indifferent to danger for himself, is ready to die with anxiety for the safety of his preserver!Quintus Claudius, Volume 2 of 2|Ernst Eckstein
Nan turned eyes still full of horror on Jack's preserver, while Jack herself held out her hand.The Four Corners in Japan|Amy Ella Blanchard