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maintaining

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

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 maintaining

  • 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.

More words related to maintaining

contention

noun. argument for idea

continuation

noun. addition; maintenance
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.