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  • 1 keep going — index adhere (persist), keep (continue), maintain (carry on), persevere, proceed (go forward …

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  • 2 keep going — verb 1. continue uninterrupted The disease will run on unchecked The party kept going until 4 A.M. • Syn: ↑run on • Hypernyms: ↑continue, ↑go on, ↑proceed, ↑go along, ↑ …

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  • 3 keep going — (from Idioms in Speech) to keep him alive; help him with money, etc. I kept myself going on black coffee, whisky and cigarettes. (A. Cronin) ... and she was so tired herself that she did not know how long she could keep going. (D. Cusack) ...… …

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  • 4 keep going — 1) to continue to do something although it is difficult They forced themselves to keep going even though they felt exhausted. 2) to continue moving without stopping The truck kept going and disappeared from view …

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  • 5 keep going — Synonyms and related words: abide, bide, carry on, cease not, continue, drag on, endure, extend, go along, go on, hold, hold on, hold steady, jog on, keep, keep alive, keep at, keep at it, keep busy, keep driving, keep moving, keep on, keep… …

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  • 6 keep going — verb a) to continue functioning The grandfather clock keeps going for over a week without winding. b) to continue …

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  • 7 keep going — (Roget s IV) v. Syn. progress, proceed, persevere, keep on; see advance 1 , continue 1 , endure 1 …

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  • 8 keep going — continue on …

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  • 9 Sing, But Keep Going — Infobox Album Name = Sing, But Keep Going Type = studio Artist = Sherwood Released = May 31, 2005 Recorded = Genre = Rock Length = 33:52 Label = SideCho Records Producer = Michael Rosas Reviews = *AbsolutePunk.net (88%)… …

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  • 10 Don't Stop, Keep Going On — Don’t Stop, Keep Going On! (Turkish: Durmak Yok, Yola Devam) is one of the slogans used by the AK Party in the General Elections of 2007. It is the main slogan of the campaign, in which the actions of the Government, which could be able to bring… …

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  • 11 keep — I (continue) verb be constant, be steadfast, carry forward, carry on, endure, extend, forge ahead, go on, keep going, last, lengthen, live on, maintain, move ahead, never cease, perpetuate, perseverare, persevere, persist, press onward, progress …

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  • 12 keep something up — keep up the good work Syn: continue (with), keep on with, keep going with, carry on with, persist with, persevere with …

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  • 13 keep — keep1 W1S1 [ki:p] v past tense and past participle kept [kept] ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(not change)¦ 2¦(continue doing something)¦ 3¦(not give back)¦ 4¦(not lose)¦ 5¦(store something)¦ 6¦(make somebody stay in a place)¦ 7¦(delay somebody)¦ 8¦(do what you… …

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  • 14 keep — 1 /ki:p/ verb past tense and past participle kept /kept/ 1 NOT GIVE BACK (T) to have something and not need to give it back: You can keep it. I don t need it. | Try it for a week and we guarantee you ll want to keep it. 2 NOT LOSE (T) to continue …

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  • 15 keep — keep1 [ kip ] (past tense and past participle kept [ kept ] ) verb *** ▸ 1 stay in state/position ▸ 2 (make) continue/repeat ▸ 3 continue to have ▸ 4 store ▸ 5 (make) stay within limit ▸ 6 do what you said ▸ 7 provide money for ▸ 8 take care of… …

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  • 16 keep — [[t]ki͟ːp[/t]] ♦ keeps, keeping, kept 1) V LINK ERG If someone keeps or is kept in a particular state, they remain in it. [V n adj/prep] The noise kept him awake... [V n adj/prep] Reggie was being kept busy behind the bar... [V adj/prep] To keep… …

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  • 17 going — [[t]go͟ʊɪŋ[/t]] ♦ 1) PHR MODAL If you say that something is going to happen, you mean that it will happen in the future, usually quite soon. I think it s going to be successful... You re going to enjoy this... I m going to have to tell him the… …

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  • 18 keep*/*/*/ — [kiːp] (past tense and past participle kept [kept] ) verb I 1) [I/T] to stay in a state, position, or place without changing or moving, or to make someone or something do this Keep still while I brush your hair.[/ex] People kept quiet because… …

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  • 19 keep — I UK [kiːp] / US [kɪp] verb Word forms keep : present tense I/you/we/they keep he/she/it keeps present participle keeping past tense kept UK [kept] / US past participle kept *** 1) a) [intransitive] to stay in a state, position, or place without… …

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  • 20 keep — keepable, adj. keepability, n. /keep/, v., kept, keeping, n. v.t. 1. to hold or retain in one s possession; hold as one s own: If you like it, keep it. Keep the change. 2. to hold or have the use of for a period of time: You can keep it for the… …

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