Pronunciation of Keep  


English Meaning

To care; to desire.

  1. To retain possession of: kept the change; must keep your composure.
  2. To have as a supply: keep an ax in the shed.
  3. To provide (a family, for example) with maintenance and support: "There's little to earn and many to keep” ( Charles Kingsley).
  4. To support (a mistress or lover) financially.
  5. To put customarily; store: Where do you keep your saw?
  6. To supply with room and board for a charge: keep boarders.
  7. To raise: keep chickens.
  8. To maintain for use or service: an urbanite who didn't keep a car.
  9. To manage, tend, or have charge of: Keep the shop while I'm away.
  10. To preserve (food).
  11. To cause to continue in a state, condition, or course of action: tried to keep the patient calm.
  12. To maintain records in: keep a yearly diary.
  13. To enter (data) in a book: keep financial records.
  14. To detain: was kept after school.
  15. To restrain: kept the child away from the stove; kept the crowd back with barriers.
  16. To prevent or deter: tried to keep the ice from melting.
  17. To refrain from divulging: keep a secret.
  18. To save; reserve: keep extra money for emergencies.
  19. To adhere or conform to; follow: keep late hours.
  20. To be faithful to; fulfill: keep one's word.
  21. To celebrate; observe.
  22. To remain in a state or condition; stay: keep in line; keep quiet; kept well.
  23. To continue to do: keep on talking; keep guessing.
  24. To remain fresh or unspoiled: The dessert won't keep.
  25. To restrain oneself; hold oneself back: I couldn't keep from eavesdropping.
  26. Care; charge: The child is in my keep for the day.
  27. The means by which one is supported: earn one's keep.
  28. The stronghold of a castle.
  29. A jail.
  30. keep at To persevere in work or an action.
  31. keep down To prevent from growing, accomplishing, or succeeding: keep the revolutionaries down.
  32. keep down To hold under control or at a reduced level: Keep your voice down.
  33. keep down To refrain from vomiting: Although seasick, I managed to keep my food down.
  34. keep off To stay away from.
  35. keep to To adhere to: keep to the original purpose.
  36. keep up To maintain in good condition: kept up the property.
  37. keep up To persevere in; carry on: We asked her to stop talking, but she kept it up.
  38. keep up To preserve or sustain: kept up the appearance of friendship.
  39. keep up To continue at the same level or pace: The snow kept up all day.
  40. keep up To continue to pay off (a financial obligation).
  41. keep up To match one's competitors, colleagues, or neighbors in success or lifestyle: couldn't keep up with his friends who went into business.
  42. keep up To remain adequately informed: loved to keep up on the gossip.
  43. for keeps For an indefinitely long period: gave the ring to me for keeps.
  44. for keeps Seriously and permanently: We're separating for keeps.
  45. keep an eye on To watch over attentively; mind.
  46. keep an eye on To watch closely or carefully: keep your eye on the ball.
  47. keep an eye out To be watchful.
  48. keep a stiff upper lip To be courageous or stoic in the face of adversity.
  49. keep company To carry on a courtship: a couple who kept company but never married.
  50. keep company To socialize or associate: keeps company with some tough thugs.
  51. keep (one's) chin up To be stalwart, courageous, or optimistic in the face of difficulty.
  52. open To be on the lookout.
  53. keep (one's) nose clean Informal To stay out of trouble.
  54. keep pace To stay even with others, as in a contest.
  55. keep (someone) company To accompany or remain with.
  56. keep the wolf from the door To avoid the privation and suffering resulting from a lack of money: Both spouses had to work in order to keep the wolf from the door.
  57. keep time To indicate the correct time.
  58. keep time Music To maintain the tempo or rhythm.
  59. keep to (oneself) To shun the company of others: She kept to herself all morning.
  60. keep to (oneself) To refrain from divulging: He kept the news to himself.

Malayalam Meaning

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× ജീവനോപായം - Jeevanopaayam | Jeevanopayam
× കാത്തുസൂക്ഷിക്കുക - Kaaththusookshikkuka | Kathusookshikkuka
× നിലനിറുത്തുക - Nilaniruththuka | Nilaniruthuka
× വെപ്പാട്ടി - Veppaatti | Veppatti
× തുടരുക - Thudaruka
× ഉണ്ടാക്കുക - Undaakkuka | Undakkuka
× keep separately തിരിച്ചുവയ്ക്കുക - keep Separately Thirichuvaykkuka
× keep something out of sight ഒളിപ്പിക്കുക - keep Something Out Of Sight Olippikkuka
× നശിപ്പിക്കാതിരിക്കുക - Nashippikkaathirikkuka | Nashippikkathirikkuka
× പതിവായി സൂക്ഷിക്കുക - Pathivaayi Sookshikkuka | Pathivayi Sookshikkuka
× താമസിക്കുക - Thaamasikkuka | Thamasikkuka
× നഷ്‌ടപ്പെടാതിരിക്കുക - Nashdappedaathirikkuka | Nashdappedathirikkuka
× നിലനിര്‍ത്തുക - Nilanir‍ththuka | Nilanir‍thuka
× keep under contrl മൂക്കുകയറിടുക - keep Under Contrl Mookkukayariduka
× keep the door നടകാക്കുക - keep The Door Nadakaakkuka | keep The Door Nadakakkuka
× വാക്കു പാലിക്കുക - Vaakku Paalikkuka | Vakku Palikkuka
× കേടുവരാതിരിക്കുക - Keduvaraathirikkuka | Keduvarathirikkuka
× തുടര്‍ച്ചയായി ചെയ്യുക - Thudar‍chayaayi Cheyyuka | Thudar‍chayayi Cheyyuka
× ആഹാരം വസ്‌ത്രം മറ്റു പ്രാഥമിക ആവശ്യങ്ങള്‍ - Aahaaram Vasthram Mattu Praathamika Aavashyangal‍ | aharam Vasthram Mattu Prathamika avashyangal‍
× ജീവനോപായം ഉണ്ടാക്കുക - Jeevanopaayam Undaakkuka | Jeevanopayam Undakkuka
× നല്ലനിലയില്‍ നിലര്‍ത്തുക - Nallanilayil‍ Nilar‍ththuka | Nallanilayil‍ Nilar‍thuka
× വിട്ടുപോകാതിരിക്കുക - Vittupokaathirikkuka | Vittupokathirikkuka
× കാരാഗൃഹം - Kaaraagruham | Karagruham


The Usage is actually taken from the Verse(s) of English+Malayalam Holy Bible.

2 Chronicles 35:16

So all the service of the LORD was prepared the same day, to keep the Passover and to offer burnt offerings on the altar of the LORD, according to the command of King Josiah.

ഇങ്ങനെ യോശീയാരാജാവിന്റെ കല്പനപ്രകാരം പെസഹ ആചരിപ്പാനും യഹോവയുടെ യാഗപീ ത്തിന്മേൽ ഹോമയാഗങ്ങൾ അർപ്പിപ്പാനും വേണ്ടിയുള്ള യഹോവയുടെ സകലശുശ്രൂഷയും അന്നു ക്രമത്തിലായി.

Jeremiah 44:25

Thus says the LORD of hosts, the God of Israel, saying: "You and your wives have spoken with your mouths and fulfilled with your hands, saying, "We will surely keep our vows that we have made, to burn incense to the queen of heaven and pour out drink offerings to her." You will surely keep your vows and perform your vows!'

യിസ്രായേലിന്റെ ദൈവമായ സൈന്യങ്ങളുടെ യഹോവ ഇപ്രകാരം അരുളിച്ചെയ്യുന്നു: ആകാശരാജ്ഞിക്കു ധൂപം കാട്ടുവാനും പാനീയബലി പകരുവാനും നേർന്നിക്കുന്ന നേർച്ചകളെ ഞങ്ങൾ നിവർത്തിക്കും എന്നു നിങ്ങളും നിങ്ങളുടെ ഭാര്യമാരും വായ്കൊണ്ടു പറകയും കൈകൊണ്ടു അനുഷ് ിക്കയും ചെയ്തിരിക്കുന്നു; നിങ്ങളുടെ നേർച്ചകളെ ഉറപ്പാക്കിക്കൊൾവിൻ ! നിങ്ങളുടെ നേർച്ചകളെ അനുഷ് ിച്ചുകൊൾവിൻ !

Numbers 36:7

So the inheritance of the children of Israel shall not change hands from tribe to tribe, for every one of the children of Israel shall keep the inheritance of the tribe of his fathers.

യിസ്രായേൽമക്കളുടെ അവകാശം ഒരു ഗോത്രത്തിൽ നിന്നു മറ്റൊരു ഗോത്രത്തിലേക്കു മാറരുതു; യിസ്രായേൽമക്കളിൽ ഔരോരുത്തൻ താന്താന്റെ പിതൃഗോത്രത്തിന്റെ അവകാശത്തോടു ചേർന്നിരിക്കേണം;


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