Bedeutung von “maintain” — Learner’s Dictionary

maintain

verb [ T ] us uk /meɪnˈteɪn/
NOT CHANGE

B2 to make a situation or activity continue in the same way:

The army has been brought in to maintain order in the region.

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CONDITION

B2 to keep a building or area in good condition:

A large house is very expensive to maintain.
SPEAK TRUTH formal

to say that you are certain something is true:

[ + (that) ] He has always maintained that he is innocent.

(Definition von “maintain” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)