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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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Johnson, Brendan Ennis and James Coyle kept Down in touch with first-half points, but the visitors were alot more impressive in front of the posts on the restart.
WELSH water customers will see their bills kept down after the company's bonds were upgraded for the second time in a year.
The runner must be extended past the last ingate so the remainder of that first metal will be kept down the runner and out of the cavity.
The Iraqi population under Saddam's role was kept down and not allowed to develop," said Akbar.
Costs could be kept down for a small, local festival, Maglione said.
He noted that Stapleton is within the North Shore Economic Development Zone, which helps assure that costs can be kept down.
Rates are being kept down thanks to introductory offers as low as 4.
He will tell them that pay for the likes of doctors, nurses and teachers must be kept down to keep the Government on target for its economic goals and produce steady growth.
Exeter keeper Ashley Bayes kept down the score as he pulled off a series of sizzling saves.