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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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After leaving Valley Parade, after 34 appearances, he proved a successful landlord of the Primrose Hotel on Meanwood Road, Leeds, then a number of working men's clubs in the city "He kept his beer as well as he kept goal," smiled Dawn, who recalls her dad's friendship with Yorkshire cricketer David Bairstow, who also played football for Bradford City.
Dad Bill Hollins kept goal for Wolves and Stoke City, Dave for Newcastle, of course, elder brother Roy played for Brighton, and, the youngest of five, John for Chelsea and England.
The 31-year-old Republic of Ireland international is currently fighting his way back from groin surgery, and his long-time deputy Harper kept goal for the seventh successive game at Portsmouth last night.
We had our fair share of squabbles during the time I kept goal behind him for Everton, but that is only because he has exceptionally high standards and he expects others to follow his lead.
Henderson, who kept goal in Villa's FA Youth Cup triumph in 2002, kept four clean sheets in the 16 league games he played for Brighton, his consistent form playing a key role in keeping them off the bottom of the Championship
Knight has already proved himself to be a good prospect, having kept goal for the Boro side which won the FA Youth Cup last season.
The 20-year-old keeper - who has recently kept goal for Southam United - stepped in for Paul Shepherd who was absent due to work commitments.
Mrs Bonner was a huge sports fan and followed the careers of her sporting family including her twin sons Packie, who kept goal with distinction for Glasgow Celtic and the Irish national team and his brother Denis, who played for Galway Utd.
Scott Bevan, who kept goal for Town on loan from Southampton in 2002-03, has signed for Conference South club Havant & Waterlooville after impressing in friendlies against Wycombe and Portsmouth.
Yeovil had the better of the first half and kept goal ace Jordan Rhodes quiet as he looked for his 15th in seven games.
The second half was a little less frantic with Saltburn playing some nice football but McDonald kept goal well to prevent any further Saltburn goals.
Sunderland's Craig Gordon, who has kept goal 36 times for Scotland, is unavailable due to a knee injury, while Allan McGregor is not considered due to disciplinary issues.