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Kept

Pronunciation of Kept
/kˈɛpt/, /kˈɛpt/, /k_ˈɛ_p_t/

Antonyms for kept:

broken, unkept.

Synonyms for kept:

Sense 2

observed.

in force

enforced.

owned

possessed.

put away

stacked.

reserved

reserve.

all (adjective)

unbroken.

conserved (adjective)

saved, conserved, reserved, maintained, preserved.

in force (adjective)

enforced.

observed (adjective)

unbroken, observed.

possessed (adjective)

owned.

preserved (adjective)

conserved, canned.

retained (adjective)

reserved, withheld, Clutched, saved, maintained, held.

taken (adjective)

stolen.

written (adjective)

recorded.

kept (noun)

unbroken.

conserved (verb)

saved, conserved, reserved, maintained, preserved.

gripped (verb)

Clasped, Clutched, Had, seized, held, grasped, Embraced, retained, Grappled, gripped, Adhered.

withdrew (verb)

Withdrew, retracted, Recanted, withdrawn, suppressed, recalled, withheld, Revoked.

Usage examples for kept:

  • " What he kept back wasn't for his own sake. - "The Bondboy", George W. (George Washington) Ogden.
  • The thought of this moment has kept me going. - "The Stronger Influence", F.E. Mills Young.
  • I couldn't 'a' kept myself from goin' to her. - "Alec Lloyd, Cowpuncher", Eleanor Gates.

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