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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 ?
Chris kept wicket really well in the West Indies, but he struggled to make major contributions with the bat and the days are gone when you can hide your keeper at No.
But although still a schoolboy he kept wicket very tidily and looks a good prospect.
Facing a scratch Aussie side including Mark Waugh, Jamie Cox and Michael Slater, Owais Shah kept wicket for England.
I'm happy with the way I've kept wicket over here so far.
If we'd all done well, I would have kept wicket throughout the series.
But, always the team man, Stewart said: "Normally when I've kept wicket it's been to enable us to play five bowlers but on this tour it's been so we could play seven batsman because we have been playing so poorly.
Stewart was cut under his right eye by a ball from leg-spinner Ian Salisbury as he kept wicket against Hampshire at Guildford.
Parthiv has kept wickets to two quality pacers -- Dale Steyn and Ishant Sharma.
PDO in reply started cautiously and kept wickets intact in the beginning and later punished OHI bowlers in the middle of the innings.
On that pitch 212 was not a huge total and we were always reasonably confident that if we kept wickets in hand and did not panic that we could get there," said the Notts opener.