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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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Margaret, who lives in Skelton with husband Tony said: "It's wonderful to have been coming to our keep-fit group for nearly fifty years.
Mother-of-three Mrs Cope, 42, said they tried the class because their normal keep-fit session was cancelled.
A BABY hospice's plan for the biggest fundraising keep-fit class in the North-east has flopped after just 14 people signed up.
Pupils attending the breakfast club at Percy Shurmer Primary School, in Longmore Road, Balsall Heath, Birmingham, are put through their paces during weekly keep-fit sessions.
Fellow bingo veteran Annette Bruce was equally enthusiastic about the unique keep-fit plan.
MEMBERS of a Coventry keep-fit class expressed their sorrow today at the death of Dame Thora Hird, who was filmed with them for a television show nearly three years ago.
Mother-of-three Mrs Cope, 42, said they tried the class when their own keep-fit was cancelled.
So what better time to sort out some inspirational pictures of keep-fit enthusiasts who've appeared in this newspaper over the years?
Meanwhile, departing senior lunch time supervisor and keep-fit enthusiast Myra Burton will be taking things easier after 35 years at St Clare's RC Primary School, Acklam.
On exercise: Bev has made two successful keep-fit videos.
AWARD-winning actress Dame Thora Hird made a surprise visit to Coventry to watch a keep-fit demonstration and meet the oldest member of the class, grandmother Winnie Monk, aged 83.
It is part of a major programme by the BBC to create a new slimline Britain, with TV and radio shows as well as a tie-in keep-fit video and book.