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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

References in periodicals archive ?
BUILDER Steve Allin knows how to keep house prices HIGH - he builds homes with CANNABIS plants.
It is advisable to keep house plants, most of which come from the tropics, close to kitchen sinks and showers this time of year to maximize moisture in the air that surrounds them.
The system, called "blacklining", was to keep house prices in the areas up, advocate Ian Truscott told Paisley Sheriff Court.
I went to the Community Centre in Jubilee Crescent and gave my views on how best it was to erect the bus stops and how to keep House and just take a good hard look again at the planning and stop making Jubilee Crescent a nightmare for not just drivers but also pedestrians.
Respond said some are not lending below certain levels - just to keep house prices from plummeting in value.
Mom loves to keep house, and still wants to try at 100.
Firms are looking for cost saving and governments have failed to keep house inflation under control.
Sarah brusquely responded to this implied criticism by saying that if she was the first lady she would "neither keep house nor make butter.
Joan is dismayed by Josie's inability to keep house given the good example she feels she set.
Keep house plants in good condition with a care kit
Someone was watching her, someone did this on purpose," said daughter Tanya, 21, who moved back home after her mother's disappearance to keep house for her father and brothers, Anthony, 24, and Joseph, 17.
But the influential Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) warned the Chancellor to keep house prices in check and to maintain control over spending.