Definitions for keepsakeˈkipˌseɪk

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. anything kept, or given to be kept, as a token of friendship or affection; remembrance.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. keepsake, souvenir, token, relic(noun)

    something of sentimental value


  1. keepsake(Noun)

    Some object given by a person and retained in memory of something or someone; something kept for sentimental or nostalgic reasons.

    She gave him a lock of hair as a keepsake of their time together.

  2. keepsake(Noun)

    Specifically, a type of literary album popular in the nineteenth-century, containing scraps of poetry and prose, and engravings.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Keepsake(noun)

    anything kept, or given to be kept, for the sake of the giver; a token of friendship


  1. Keepsake

    Keepsake was an American barbershop quartet from Florida that won the 1992 SPEBSQSA International Barbershop Competition. Members of the quartet are Joe Connelly, Tony Derosa, Don Barnick, and Roger Ross.

The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz


    Something given us by someone we've forgotten.

Translations for keepsake

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


something given or taken to be kept in memory of the giver

She gave him a piece of her hair as a keepsake.

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