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Webster Dictionary

  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.

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  1. maintaining

    Verb form of the word maintain.

    Maintaining peace is easy as the commitment is there for all to comply and all are grateful.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 5, 2020  

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

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

How to pronounce maintaining?

  1. Alex
    Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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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

Examples of maintaining in a Sentence

  1. Governor Mark Carney:

    While CBDC (central bank digital currency) poses a number of opportunities, it could raise significant challenges for maintaining monetary and financial stability ... and would need to be very carefully designed if it were to be introduced.

  2. Mu Sochua:

    Still maintaining the same plan: Cambodia by land, hun Sen cannot deprive us & the people the right to return. Open the border.

  3. Colonel Abdul Kareem al-Saadi:

    Such procedures are meant to achieve a bigger objective which is maintaining peaceful coexistence.

  4. Charles Li:

    I'm not saying we're doing anything and I'm not saying we are not doing anything. HKEx will be maintaining a lot of conversations to stay on top of the game, it is obviously a pretty major transaction and we will be watching it closely.

  5. Le Drian:

    It is essential that France accentuates its support for MINUSMA (the U.N. mission), to allow it to succeed in its noble mission of maintaining peace.

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