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keep

(Continue), verb be constant, be steadfast, carry forward, carry on, endure, extend, forge ahead, go on, keep going, last, lengthen, live on, maintain, move ahead, never cease, perpetuate, perseverare, persevere, persist, press onward, progress, prolong, pursue, remain, run on, stay, stick to, support, survive, sustain, wear

keep

(Fulfill), verb abide by, acknowledge, adhere to, be faithful to, be true to, carry out, celebrate, complete, comply with, conform to, discharge, follow, heed, honor, live up to, make good, meet, observare, perform, regard, respect, retinere, satisfy, stand by

keep

(Restrain), verb arrest, bar, block, cage, check, cohibere, confine, constrain, contain, control, curb, delay, deprive, detain, deter, enclose, foil, frustrate, halt, hamper, hinder, hold, hold back, hold in, hold up, impede, inhibit, obstruct, prevent, prohibit, restrict, retard, retinere, shut in, shut up, stay, stifle, stop, stymie, suppress, thwart, withhold

keep

(Shelter), verb accumulate, amass, bank, cache, care for, cause to endure, cause to last, cherish, cling to, condere, conserve, deposit, embrace, foster, guard, have, hold, husband, keep alive, keep safe, lay aside, lay away, look after, maintain, nurture, pile up, possess, preserve, protect, put aside, put away, reserve, retain, retard decay, safeguard, save, secure, shelter, spare, store, support, take care of, tend, treasure, watch over
See also: accompany, adhere to, care, concern, conserve, constrict, continue, detain, employ, endure, fulfill, fund, harbor, hoard, hold, inhibit, jail, last, livelihood, obey, observe, occupy, own, perform, persevere, possess, preserve, prolong, protect, remain, reserve, restrain, retain, save, store, subsidize, sustenance, uphold, withhold
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Meanwhile, Srinivasan has moved the SC challenging its order asking him to keep away from the affairs of the BCCI.
The embassy, in a release, urged Kuwaiti citizens living in London to keep away from the sites of planned protests in order to ensure their safety.
TAKE CARE: Members of the public have been advised to keep away from the water's edge at Hemlington Lake above and right
In a low-rise, run to safety, but keep away from trees or electric posts or walls which may collapse.
August 20, 2008 (KHARTOUM) -- The Sudanese army warned today Khartoum state population to keep away from a military area in Khartoum state saying it would conduct exercises with heavy artillery.
ELECTRICITY bosses are urging children to keep away from substations and other electricity supplies as the holidays begin.
This holiday season KEEP AWAY pets from Christmas trees, poisonous plants, ornaments and other fragile settings.
Keep away from situations where you'll be tempted to be unfaithful in reality.
This week's winner is Jen Jordan, of Belfast, who says: "Go back to the days when we left old jam jars in the garden and the wasps will keep away from you.
It knew to keep away from people and they kept away from it.
People were told to keep away from beaches over fears the strong winds could topple trees and tip high-sided vehicles.
Cotton plants, for instance, are often smothered with noxious chemicals to keep away bugs and weeds.