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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Continued in your keeping or use or memory.

Usage examples (34)
  • In...the retained pattern of dancers and guests remembered
  • Verb (used with object) : to retain an old custom. ,to retain a prisoner in custody; a cloth that retains its color. ,to retain a lawyer
  • Henri, the name retained by the child, increased day by day.
  • Darwin retained much of now-dubious relevance from the Progress of for more
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