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(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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* At 80, Peggy Sullivan does not plan to retire just yet * Wales' oldest female fitness instructor Peggy Sullivan helps keep-fit fans in Aberdare to burn off the pounds
The free keep-fit sessions take place every Tuesday from 9.
Mrs Cope, aged 42, of Lord Street, Palfrey, said: 'Three Asian ladies we knew from keep-fit were waiting to get into the fitness room.
She formerly attended one of Mrs Bradford''s keep-fit classes held at Huddersfield Sports Centre as part of Over 50s Weekly Leisure (OWLS).
He said: "My wife has bought Davina's keep-fit DVD and says it works."
A SUPER-FIT Coventry grandmother celebrated her 80th birthday and became the oldest member of a keep-fit class.
Paying tribute to the fitness guru's tenacity in old age, Ms Walton said: "Until about a year ago, she would try to persuade her fellow residents to get involved in keep-fit exercises.
Founding member Margaret Ainsley, a mum of two, gran-of-seven and great-gran-of-eight, said: "We started off as a keep-fit class of about 30 young mums in January 1960, just meeting up on Friday for something to do.
The KFA had organised the sell-out event involving keep-fit groups from across the North East.
KEEP-FIT rugby classes are being offered in Huddersfield, the home of rugby league.
Jean has been running a keep-fit group at Kingswinford since 1984.
Look, all you keep-fit do-gooders, if you want to raise money for charity, just stand outside Tesco shaking a bucket.