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re·tain·ing

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Wiktionary

  1. retainingadjective

    Of or pertaining to something that retains something else, as with a retaining wall.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Retaining

    of Retain

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of retaining in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of retaining in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of retaining in a Sentence

  1. John Cywinski:

    Hiring team members in this environment is a challenge. And retaining them is challenging, what Walker Hayes found is team members really liked to be a part of something bigger.

  2. Tryon Edwards:

    Compromise is but the sacrifice of one right or good in the hope of retaining another -- too often ending in the loss of both.

  3. Luis Aguilar:

    By allowing corporate insiders to protect themselves from stock declines while retaining the opportunity to benefit from stock price appreciation, hedging transactions could permit individuals to receive incentive compensation, even where the company fails to perform and the stock value drops, in the absence of this proposed disclosure, shareholders may not be aware of the executive officers’ and directors’ true economic exposure to the company’s equity.

  4. Lloyd Austin:

    Retaining Bagram would have required putting as many as five thousand U.S. troops in harm's way, just to operate and defend it. And Retaining Bagram would have contributed little to the mission that we had been assigned, and that was to protect and defend our embassy which was some 30 miles away, staying at Bagram -- even for counter - terrorism purposes -- meant staying at war in Afghanistan, something that the President made clear that he would not do.

  5. Benjamin Netanyahu:

    The heart of the matter is retaining our freedom of action against anyone who acts against us, and the removal of the Iranians from Syrian territory.

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  • الاحتفاظArabic
  • बनाए रखने कीHindi
  • தக்கவைத்தல்Tamil

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