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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To have continued to do something. Also: To have continued to have in one's possession.

Usage examples (39)
  • I was trying to daydream, but my mind kept wandering.
  • Adjective : a kept press; a kept writer
  • Since then, the title kept teasing all of us with all sorts of new content.
  • But her name kept appearing on my call sheet once a week for my first three weeks back on the job. for more
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