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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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Organisers had to make sure Lauren Conrad was kept away from rival Kristen Cavallari on the red carpet.
Please respect our religion and respect the right of Muslim MPs to ensure that the youngsters and citizens of Bahrain are kept away from the vice of alcohol here.
TOURISTS are being kept away from scenes of unrest and violence in Bangkok, a former Daily Post journalist now working in the city said last night.
The court said no one could be forced to attend religious services or be kept away from them by government action.
The cattle-to-cattle transmission route has been emphasised, to the exclusion of anything else, and good biosecurity requires that cattle should be kept away from others which might be infected.
He has kept away from the players because he has been suffering from illness.
On hearing of the plight of the shipwrecked men, the master of the "Tora-maru" kept away for the bay inn which they were reported to have landed, arriving there on the morning of July 5th, and seeing a number of men on the beach he ordered three boats to be lowered and manned by a crew of four each.
Certain plants should also be kept away from buildings, especially those with aphids.
Reporters who followed Steinbrenner to the parking lot were kept away from the New York Yankees owner.
SOME WEAPONS LIKE THE MK 19 MACHINE GUN HAVE PARTS THAT MUST BE KEPT AWAY FROM SOLVENTS THAT COULD WASH LUBRICANT OUT OF THEIR SEALED ASSEMBLIES.
At one point Begin and Sadat had to be kept away from each other because of their hostility.
Police warned motorists to ensure car keys were secure, concealed and kept away from windows and letterboxes.