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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Staying or making something or someone stay in a particular state, condition, or position. Storing or leaving something in one particular place.

Usage examples (35)
  • Before she left for the summer, she gave her grandmother her bottlecap collection for safe keeping.
  • His behavior was not in keeping with the occasion
  • He left his car in my keeping
  • Noun : His actions are not in keeping with his words for more
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