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maintain

see definition of maintain
  • verbcare for, keep up
  • verbassert, claim; argue for
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Synonyms for maintain

verb care for, keep up
  • continue
  • control
  • cultivate
  • finance
  • keep
  • manage
  • preserve
  • protect
  • provide
  • renew
  • retain
  • support
  • sustain
  • uphold
  • advance
  • conserve
  • guard
  • nurture
  • perpetuate
  • persevere
  • prolong
  • repair
  • save
  • supply
  • carry on
  • go on with
  • keep going
  • look after
  • take care of

Antonyms for maintain

  • abandon
  • destroy
  • discontinue
  • finish
  • give up
  • halt
  • hurt
  • ignore
  • let go
  • neglect
  • release
  • stop
  • take
  • squander
  • waste
  • condemn
  • desert
  • discard
  • forget
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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adhere

verb. conform to or follow rules exactly

adheres

verb. conform to or follow rules exactly

adhering

verb. conform to or follow rules exactly

adopt

verb. choose or take something as one's own

adopted

verb. choose or take something as one's own

affirm

verb. declare the truth of something
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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