Definitions

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  • v. keep informed

Etymologies

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Examples

  • (Granger's) took up the line of march for Knoxville, my men carrying in their haversacks four days 'rations, depending for a further supply of food on a small steamboat loaded with subsistence stores, which was to proceed up the Tennessee River and keep abreast of the column.

    She Makes Her Mouth Small & Round & Other Stories

  • Von Ribbentrop had himself driven to the battalion command post so he could keep abreast of the situation.

    Panzer Aces

  • Elena, though, urged Mist to keep abreast of the plainsman’s steed.

    Wit'ch Storm

  • The captain nodded and considered, and walked for'ard on his own deck to keep abreast of the faster vessel.

    A SON OF THE SUN

  • She constantly took refresher courses to keep abreast of medical advancements and new procedures, and took other home cases on a day-work basis.

    The Best Way to Lose

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