What does retained mean?

Definitions for retained
re·tained

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. retained, maintained(adj)

    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

How to pronounce retained?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say retained in sign language?

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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. Hagai Misgav:

    It seems that Elihana maintained her right to property and financial independence even after her marriage and therefore her father’s name was retained; however, we do not have sufficient information about the law in Judah during this period.

  2. Greg Fuzesi:

    (Thursday's) meeting will be important in assessing whether the aim of reconsidering the inflation target has retained the dovish motivation focus that Draghi had tried to give it.

  3. Wu Jian:

    Ticket sales in China are estimated to reach 3 billion yuan, the success can be attributable to the nearly 20 Marvel movies over the past 11 years. From that, the Marvel franchise has built up and retained a lot of Chinese fans.

  4. University President Mark Schlissel:

    Over the next three days, the university retained an outside law firm which immediately launched an investigation of the allegations, our Division of Public Safety and Security was engaged, and Dr. Philbert was directed not to report to work. I placed him on administrative leave Tuesday.

  5. Ed Blaguszewski:

    The University of Massachusetts Amherst has suspended travel of UMass personnel to the LMT site, and we have retained security consultants to advise us on security risks in the area and strategies to deal with these risks.

Images & Illustrations of retained

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