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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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Recall the point at Camp David where Begin and Sadat had to be kept away from each other because of their hostility.
Slurry pits, sheep dips, ponds, ditches or drains should be fenced off and visitors kept away.
Both the binder and coated sand must be kept away from any source of aldehyde type compounds, especially during coremaking.
The spill was kept away from the beaches of Copacabana and Ipanema, but environmentalists were quick to condemn the state-run oil company's carelessness.
While this "scoop" can be very powerful if controlled, the arm must be kept away from the body out of the back of the ring.
Also, they should assess whether unauthorized people are kept away from the equipment effectively and do not have access to data via modem.
Ideally, profits should in no way be associated with the distribution-inciting greed to advertise, promote, or in any way push drugs-and drugs would have to be kept away from children, but should be available to those who want them and need them.
It is too crucial an item to be kept away from the public for any lengthened duration - we are anxious to make an official introduction of our product to the marketplace," added Mr.
New Delhi, Mar 30 ( ANI ): Dino Morea does not like people calling Sunny Leone a porn star and wants the tag to be kept away from her.
It knew to keep away from people and they kept away from it.
Champions Wasps had hoped they would be seeded for the draw and kept away from the big guns, but they face a group with Clermont Auvergne, leading Welsh club Llanelli Scarlets and Irish giants Munster.
He lives in the camel paddock at the zoo, off the A444, with his mum, and dad Jarrett, who is being kept away to allow mum and son to bond.