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doc Definition of maintain
    English to English
    verb
  • keep in a certain state, position, or activity; e.g.,
  • Keep clean.
    Hold in place.
    She always held herself as a lady.
    The students keep me on my toes.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • keep in safety and protect from harm, decay, loss, or destruction
  • We preserve these archeological findings.
    The old lady could not keep up the building.
    Children must be taught to conserve our national heritage.
    The museum curator conserved the ancient manuscripts.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • supply with necessities and support
  • She alone sustained her family.
    The money will sustain our good cause.
    There's little to earn and many to keep.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • state categorically
  • source: WordNet 3.0
  • have and exercise
  • Wield power and authority.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • maintain for use and service
  • I keep a car in the countryside.
    She keeps an apartment in Paris for her shopping trips.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • maintain by writing regular records
  • Keep a diary.
    Maintain a record.
    Keep notes.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • state or assert
  • He maintained his innocence.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • support against an opponent
  • The appellate court upheld the verdict.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • stick to correctly or closely
  • The pianist kept time with the metronome.
    Keep count.
    I cannot keep track of all my employees.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • To hold or keep in any particular state or condition; to support; to sustain; to uphold; to keep up; not to suffer to fail or decline; as, to maintain a certain degree of heat in a furnace; to maintain a fence or a railroad; to maintain the digestive process or powers of the stomach; to maintain the fertility of soil; to maintain present reputation.
  • source: Webster 1913
    English to Tagalog
    verb
  • [mentén] Umalalay; sumapol
  • source: Diccionario Ingles-Español-Tagalog
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