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preserveverb attend to, bolster, care for, champion, cherish, condire, conservare, conserve, continue, cure, economize, ensconce, ensure, favor, foster, give support, guard, harbor, haven, hoard, house, husband, insure, keep, keep alive, keep from harm, keep intact, keep safe, keep sound, keep under cover, keep up, keep watch over, lend support, look after, maintain, mind, minister to, nourish, patronize, perpetuate, prolong, promote, protect, protect from injury, provide for, provide sanctuary, put away, rescue, safeguard, save, screen, secure, sheller, shield, shield from danger, shield from injury, spare, stand behind, support, sustain, sustinere, take care of, tend, treasure, tueri, uphold, watch, watch over
Associated concepts: preserve one's rights, preserve records, preserve the peace
See also: adhere, conserve, continue, ensconce, fund, harbor, hoard, hold, keep, maintain, perpetuate, possess, prolong, protect, protection, record, rescue, reserve, retain, save, shelter, sustain, uphold