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English definition of “keep”


verb (STAY)   /kip/ (past tense and past participle kept  /kept/)
to stay or cause to stay or continue in a particular place , direction , or condition : [L] keep left [L] keep quiet [L] It’s hard to keep cool in this weather . [T] Sorry to keep you waiting .
(Definition of keep verb (STAY) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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