What does retained mean?

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re·tained

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. retained, maintainedadjective

    continued in your keeping or use or memory

    "in...the retained pattern of dancers and guests remembered"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Retained

    of Retain

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'retained' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3857

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of retained in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of retained in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of retained in a Sentence

  1. Hiroyasu Mizuno:

    We have retained commentary writers and columnists that are, when appropriate, critical of the Japanese government.

  2. Keith Taylor:

    The ISDS clause, if retained, would mean we'd be a step closer to corporations writing our laws instead of governments.

  3. Amanda Staiano:

    This indicates that the children retained the positive experience of watching peers eating the vegetable and were able to reproduce that action one week later.

  4. Fox News:

    Michael Cohen has never represented me in any matter, i have never retained him, received an invoice or paid legal fees. I have occasionally had brief discussions with him about legal questions about which I wanted his input and perspective. I assumed those questions were confidential, but to be absolutely clear they never involved any matter between me and a third party.

  5. Joe Marshall:

    Ultimately, the government made a political decision to make low-skilled immigration more difficult, labor shortages may have been less severe if The UK had retained free movement of people post-Brexit.

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    brought into agreement or cooperation on the side of a faction, party, or cause
    • A. brilliant
    • B. obnoxious
    • C. cosmopolitan
    • D. aligned

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