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Synonyms for keep

remain

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continue

hold on to

stay fresh

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  • stay fresh
  • be suitable
  • be safe to eat
  • remain flavoursome

associate with

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  • associate with
  • mix with
  • mingle with
  • hang out with
  • hang with
  • be friends with
  • consort with
  • run around with
  • hobnob with
  • socialize with
  • hang about with
  • fraternize with

for keeps

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keep at it

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keep away

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keep off something

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keep on about something

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  • go on about
  • go on and on about
  • ramble on about
  • rant on about
  • talk constantly about

keep on at someone

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keep someone down

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keep something back: suppress

keep something back: restrain

keep something from someone

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  • hide something
  • keep someone in the dark
  • conceal something
  • mask something
  • keep something secret
  • obscure something

keep something up: continue

keep something up: maintain

Synonyms for keep

to have and maintain in one's possession

to have for sale

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to supply with the necessities of life

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to have or put in a customary place

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to remain fresh and unspoiled

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to persevere in some condition, action, or belief

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to hold oneself back

to carry out the functions, requirements, or terms of

to mark (a day or an event) with ceremonies of respect, festivity, or rejoicing

keep back: to have and maintain in one's possession

keep off: to turn or drive away

keep on: to continue without halting despite difficulties or setbacks

keep out: to keep from being admitted, included, or considered

keep up: to keep in a condition of good repair, efficiency, or use

Synonyms for keep

the main tower within the walls of a medieval castle or fortress

a cell in a jail or prison

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continue a certain state, condition, or activity

stop (someone or something) from doing something or being in a certain state

conform one's action or practice to

stick to correctly or closely

maintain by writing regular records

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supply with room and board

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allow to remain in a place or position or maintain a property or feature

supply with necessities and support

fail to spoil or rot

behave as expected during of holidays or rites

maintain in safety from injury, harm, or danger

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raise

retain rights to

store or keep customarily

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have as a supply

maintain for use and service

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hold and prevent from leaving

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com/2014/11/17/google-keep-now-lets-you-share-lists-with-friends-and-family-filter-notes-by-attributes/) VentureBeat explains the arrival of note sharing on Keep by highlighting an example from Google on creating and sharing a grocery list with friends or family members.
The original Keep Arkansas Beautiful Commission established by Governor's Executive Order and certified as state affiliate of Keep America Beautiful
Keep A Breast also utilized Web Cube's deep social media integration and advanced CTA and marketing features to enable users to easily donate, volunteer, and share informational content across all social media platforms.
Keep Well this Winter is a Welsh Government campaign run by Age Cymru.
9 : to act properly in relation to <Remember to keep the Sabbath.
Beesley advises customers to keep the area they drive in as clean as possible.
Let us all rejoice in the Lord and keep festival in honor of those who gave their lives for others, who taught us the wonders of life through their brave struggle to live, who died for the cause of justice, who left no other mark on the world than their love of God in their love for others.
I also ask that each dancer keep health insurance current at all times.
Many databases sprout from within each university department in order to keep records straight, and often these data storehouses are either simple Microsoft Excel spreadsheets with loads of data stuffed into them, or homegrown applications that address a specific department's needs.
With Metronome, Setser could set the tempo for the group out loud, then keep it silently for herself at the podium.
The demanding environment amplifies the need to keep on top of regular maintenance.
Generally, keep tax returns, worksheets and forms for three years.
The DEUCE needs clean air--and lots of it--to keep the vehicle's engine running smoothly.
While I do save most of these in folders on my computer, I usually also keep a hardcopy in a binder as a quick backup.
It becomes a battle to keep them alive, let alone lush.