RESERVED By N., Sam M.S. - 78 Distant; emotionally controlled to the point of being perceived as uncaring. Applies especially to social behavior. RESERVED: "The woman was very reserved at the party." Related Psychology Terms Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development CHILD PSYCHIATRY ADOLESCENCE (Theories) IMITATION ANTISOCIAL REACTION PMDD: Can It Be Cured? SEXUAL DEVIATIONS (GENERAL) Terms of Service SOCIAL CLASS (Social Stratification) SOCIAL NORM (Group Norms) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "RESERVED," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/reserved/ (accessed August 10, 2022).