keeping

[ kee-ping ]SEE DEFINITION OF keeping

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR KEEPING

Haven't we spent all our surplus in keeping you up for a good marriage?

I have a letter from Elfreda which I've been keeping as a surprise.

He was moving leisurely, keeping his horse at the cattle pony's lope.

There is a penalty for keeping open, houses of entertainment.

He began to worry seriously about keeping Mr. Hichens out of his house.

"Mother, this is too bad of me, keeping you up so late," said George.

It would not be in keeping with His economy to have any entity wasted.

He can Take her In by not keeping his appointment, or—he can charter an omnibus if he likes.

And he had actually given that ring into the keeping of this girl!

However, it will not prevent the food from keeping perfectly.

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