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His keepers fed the beast copious amounts of port, Champagne, and whiskey to pacify the persnickety pachyderm.

But given their anti-government rhetoric, the Oath Keepers' presence could inflame tensions further.

Green-Wood has its own catacombs, which grounds keepers will unlock for tour groups.

Did the list-keepers have a first amendment right to keep such a list?

The best player was Manuel Neuer, Germany’s goalkeeper, but ‘keepers are seldom lauded in this way.

Tatham says, "Even the tavern keepers were compelled to exchange a dinner for a few pounds of tobacco."

At long last one of the keepers at the entrance to the small cages begins to shout very loudly.

The hotel-keepers thought I was the American tourist overtaken by that final madness they had always anticipated.

But many girls who are in the best society earn their living: typewriters, clerks, book-keepers, and the like.

And the general took Saraias the chief priest, and Sophonias the second priest, and the three keepers of the entry.


On this page you'll find 18 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to keepers, such as: defender, attendant, caretaker, curator, custodian, and lookout.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.