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Definition of keep_one

"keep_one" is probably misspelled. Trying keep_on instead Definition of keep_on

1. keep_on [ v ] continue a certain state, condition, or activity
Examples: "Keep on working!" "We continued to work into the night" "Keep smiling" "We went on working until well past midnight"

Used in print:

(The Nation, 193: 16...)

This was something on_which K. himself seemed to have some doubts ; for he kept_on threatening that he would `` pull the ears '' of those responsible_for agricultural production .

(Modern Maturity, 4:6...)

Just let the rejection slips fall where they may , and keep_on plugging , and finally you will make the grade .

(Brett Halliday, The Careless Corpse....)

`` I 'd better keep_on driving yours '' , Shayne decided , `` because I 'll be going_on over to the Beach .

(Ann Ritner, Seize a Nettle....)

Maggie started laughing , and she laughed so hard she could n't stop , and she kept_on laughing while she lugged the clothes out to the yard to hang them up while the sun was still shining .

Synonyms continue go_on keep keep_on go_along proceed Related Terms discontinue act hold ride run_on continue continue lengthiness

2. keep_on [ v ] allow to remain in a place or position
Examples: "We cannot continue several servants any longer" "She retains a lawyer" "The family's fortune waned and they could not keep their household staff" "Our grant has run out and we cannot keep you on"

Synonyms keep retain continue keep_going keep_on Related Terms prolong continue run_on lengthiness

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