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Keeping

Antonyms for keeping:

neglect.

Synonyms for keeping:

Sense 1

maintenance, congruity, confinement, conformance, harmonization, congruence, celebration, accordance.

Sense 2

conformity.

Sense 3

correspondence, conformation.

Sense 4

harmony, chime.

Sense 5

agreement.

Sense 6

trust.

appropriateness

fitness.

protection

custody.

security

preservation.

Other synonyms and related words:

charge, order, health, care, possession, conserving, maintenance, compliance, observation, kilter, hand, observance, correspondence, celebration, agreement, trust, preservation, obedience, retention, custodianship, harmony, conservation, accordance, congruity, retentivity, repair, conformation, abidance, custody, ward, harmonization, chime, enjoyment, shape, belongings, control, memory, conformance, adherence, congruence, conformity, fettle, retentiveness, clutches, tutelage, estate, property, form, nick, safekeeping, guardianship, Canning.

retaining (adjective)

Suppressing, Having.

Sense 3 (noun)

trust, custody.

Sense 4 (noun)

congruity, harmonization, conformity, conformation, chime, correspondence, congruence, agreement, accordance, harmony, conformance.

consistency (noun)

agreement, conformity, harmony.

custody (noun)

guardianship, preservation, charge, safekeeping, care, observance.

keeping (noun)

holding, safekeeping, retention, guardianship.

preservation (noun)

conservation.

preserving (noun)

Canning.

conserving (verb)

Reserving, conserving, preserving, Maintaining, saving.

control (verb)

clutches.

gripping (verb)

Adhering, Clutching, retaining, holding, grasping, Clasping, seizing, grappling, embracing, Having, gripping.

preserving (verb)

Canning.

withdrawing (verb)

withdrawing, Retracting, Revoking, Recanting, withholding, recalling, Suppressing.

Usage examples for keeping:

  • He's keeping her away from us, too." - "Their Silver Wedding Journey", William Dean Howells.
  • Are you keeping faith with Doctor Ward? - "54-40 or Fight", Emerson Hough.
  • Instead of keeping to the road, you stop at every gate, and say: 'Oh! - "Captain Macklin", Richard Harding Davis.

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