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  • v. To maintain; to preserve; to prevent from deteriorating.
  • v. To continue with (work, etc).
  • v. To stay even or ahead.
  • v. To ensure that one remains well-informed about something

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. lengthen or extend in duration or space
  • v. maintain a required pace or level
  • v. prevent from going to bed at night
  • v. keep in safety and protect from harm, decay, loss, or destruction
  • v. keep informed


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