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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Activity involved in maintaining something in good working order; The act of sustaining life by food or providing a means of subsistence.

Usage examples (37)
  • "We don't have the cost of property taxes, we don't have the cost of insurance or of what I call upkeep, or any repairs either."
  • I guess the upkeep is to large on the new building.
  • The upkeep is more than I could ever imagine myself doing, or wanting to do.
  • This also assumes that new buildings cost nothing in upkeep & operating costs. for more
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