Definitions for upkeepˈʌpˌkip
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care, maintenance, upkeep(noun)
activity involved in maintaining something in good working order
"he wrote the manual on car care"
sustenance, sustentation, sustainment, maintenance, upkeep(noun)
the act of sustaining life by food or providing a means of subsistence
"they were in want of sustenance"; "fishing was their main sustainment"
maintenance; the act or effort of keeping something in good repair
I would enjoy having a swimming pool, but I don't want to deal with the upkeep.
to maintain (something) or keep it in good repair
Do you know how to upkeep a boat?
Origin: A compound word from up + keep
Translations for upkeep
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- Wartung, UnterhaltGerman
- mantenimiento, mantenerSpanish
- huoltaa, ylläpito, kunnossapito, pitää kunnossa, huoltoFinnish
- manutenzione, manutenereItalian
- содержание, обслуживание, [[содержать]] в [[исправность, [[проводить]] [[техническое обслуживание]]Russian
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