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  1. Maintaining

    of Maintain

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  1. Maintaining

    Maintaining was a comic strip by cartoonist Nate Creekmore. Nate is a two-time winner of the Scripps College Cartoonist of the Year and an Associated Press award for achievement in college cartooning. Nate's strip first appeared in the newspaper at Lipscomb University in Nashville. Maintaining was later picked up for syndication through Universal Press Syndicate. It was launched on May 7, 2007 and canceled in August 2009 for poor sales. The last daily strip was August 1, 2009 and the last Sunday strip was August 30, 2009.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'maintaining' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4273

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of maintaining in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of maintaining in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Voltaire, Candide:

    [Optimism is] the obstinacy of maintaining that everything is best when it is worst.

  2. Francis J. Braceland:

    We can be sure that the greatest hope for maintaining equilibrium in the face of any situation rests within ourselves.

  3. Guard Kyle Lowry:

    We're just out there playing with confidence, we're sticking with our principles. We're maintaining our principles and we're maintaining our composure.

  4. Noam Chomsky:

    Unlimited economic growth has the marvelous quality of stilling discontent while maintaining privilege, a fact that has not gone unnoticed among liberal economists.

  5. Oprah Winfrey:

    Energy is the essence of life. Every day you decide how you're going to use it by knowing what you want and what it takes to reach that goal, and by maintaining focus.

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