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Definisi 'keep'

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noun
1. the financial means whereby one lives Terjemahkan
each child was expected to pay for their keep|he applied to the state for support|he could no longer earn his own livelihood
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2. the main tower within the walls of a medieval castle or fortress Terjemahkan
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3. a cell in a jail or prison Terjemahkan
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4. The act or office of keeping; custody; guard; care; heed; charge. Terjemahkan
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verb
5. keep in a certain state, position, or activity; e.g., Terjemahkan
keep clean|hold in place|She always held herself as a lady|The students keep me on my toes
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6. continue a certain state, condition, or activity Terjemahkan
Keep on working!|We continued to work into the night|Keep smiling|We went on working until well past midnight
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7. retain possession of Terjemahkan
Can I keep my old stuffed animals?|She kept her maiden name after she married
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8. stop (someone or something) from doing something or being in a certain state Terjemahkan
We must prevent the cancer from spreading|His snoring kept me from falling asleep|Keep the child from eating the marbles
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9. conform one's action or practice to Terjemahkan
keep appointments|she never keeps her promises|We kept to the original conditions of the contract
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10. stick to correctly or closely Terjemahkan
The pianist kept time with the metronome|keep count|I cannot keep track of all my employees
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11. look after; be the keeper of; have charge of Terjemahkan
He keeps the shop when I am gone
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12. maintain by writing regular records Terjemahkan
keep a diary|maintain a record|keep notes
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13. supply with room and board Terjemahkan
He is keeping three women in the guest cottage|keep boarders
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14. allow to remain in a place or position or maintain a property or feature Terjemahkan
We cannot continue several servants any longer|She retains a lawyer|The family's fortune waned and they could not keep their household staff|Our grant has run out and we cannot keep you on|We kept the work going as long as we could|She retained her composure|this garment retains its shape even after many washings
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15. supply with necessities and support Terjemahkan
She alone sustained her family|The money will sustain our good cause|There's little to earn and many to keep
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16. fail to spoil or rot Terjemahkan
These potatoes keep for a long time
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17. behave as expected during of holidays or rites Terjemahkan
Keep the commandments|celebrate Christmas|Observe Yom Kippur
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18. keep under control; keep in check Terjemahkan
suppress a smile|Keep your temper|keep your cool
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19. maintain in safety from injury, harm, or danger Terjemahkan
May God keep you
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20. raise Terjemahkan
She keeps a few chickens in the yard|he keeps bees
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21. retain rights to Terjemahkan
keep my job for me while I give birth|keep my seat, please|keep open the possibility of a merger
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22. store or keep customarily Terjemahkan
Where do you keep your gardening tools?
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23. have as a supply Terjemahkan
I always keep batteries in the freezer|keep food for a week in the pantry|She keeps a sixpack and a week's worth of supplies in the refrigerator
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24. maintain for use and service Terjemahkan
I keep a car in the countryside|She keeps an apartment in Paris for her shopping trips
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25. hold and prevent from leaving Terjemahkan
The student was kept after school
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26. prevent (food) from rotting Terjemahkan
preserved meats|keep potatoes fresh
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27. To care; to desire. Terjemahkan
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28. To remain in any position or state; to continue; to abide; to stay; as, to keep at a distance; to keep aloft; to keep near; to keep in the house; to keep before or behind; to keep in favor; to keep out of company, or out reach. Terjemahkan
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