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  1. keepsnoun

    keeping

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  1. keeps

    Keeps is the present tense third person singular form of the verb "keep," which can have various meanings depending on the context. Generally, it refers to the act of retaining, holding, or maintaining something or someone in a particular state, condition, or position. It can also imply preserving, guarding, or looking after something or someone.

Editors Contribution

  1. keeps

    To have.

    She keeps all her business expenses in a tin in her car and every week takes them into the office and completes her business expense form.


    Submitted by MaryC on March 29, 2020  

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'keeps' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4250

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'keeps' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1410

Anagrams for keeps »

  1. peeks

  2. Pekes

  3. speke

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of keeps in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of keeps in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of keeps in a Sentence

  1. Ren Larison:

    Zebra have a need to keep foraging throughout the day, which keeps them out in the open more of the time than other animals, an additional cooling mechanism could be very useful under these circumstances.

  2. Rob Watts:

    Jet has no aircraft operating and every day it keeps building and building liabilities, it would need a gigantic injection of capital to restore it, probably to the extent that at this point it's better starting over.

  3. Evan Weber:

    Chuck Schumer world includes both him reading the tea leaves about potential threats to his own political career in New York, with its muscular left infrastructure, securing victory after victory, but I also think that he may be reading the tea leaves for his party more broadly, and knowing that if they can deliver on these things, it both helps Senate Democrats win and keeps Senate Democrats in power as the The Senate majority leader.

  4. Ha Jae-hun:

    I just felt so relaxed when I went out on the water in a boat for the first time, i have to be careful and stay focused on the river, which doesn't allow for other thoughts, and keeps me at ease.

  5. Jon Ronson:

    So You've Been Publicly Shamed, i'm sure she has her fair share of trauma and anxiety and so on, but she never lets it get to her. She always just keeps going. And there's no rancor.

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