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Barkeeper Bar"keep`er, n. One who keeps or tends a bar for the sale of liquors.
Bookkeeper Book"keep`er, n. One who keeps accounts; one who has the charge of keeping the books and accounts in an office.
Boxkeeper Box"keep`er, n. An attendant at a theater who has charge of the boxes.
Crowkeeper Crow"keep`er (-k?p`?r), n. A person employed to scare off crows; hence, a scarecrow. [Obs.] Scaring the ladies like a crowkeeper. --Shak.
Doorkeeper Door"keep`er, n. One who guards the entrance of a house or apartment; a porter; a janitor.
Gamekeeper Game"keep`er (-k[=e]p`[~e]r), n. One who has the care of game, especially in a park or preserve. --Blackstone.
Goal keeper
Goal Goal, n. [F. gaule pole, Prov. F. waule, of German origin; cf. Fries. walu staff, stick, rod, Goth. walus, Icel. v["o]lr a round stick; prob. akin to E. wale.] 1. The mark set to bound a race, and to or around which the constestants run, or from which they start to return to it again; the place at which a race or a journey is to end. Part curb their fiery steeds, or shun the goal With rapid wheels. --Milton. 2. The final purpose or aim; the end to which a design tends, or which a person aims to reach or attain. Each individual seeks a several goal. --Pope. 3. A base, station, or bound used in various games; in football, a line between two posts across which the ball must pass in order to score; also, the act of kicking the ball over the line between the goal posts. Goal keeper, the player charged with the defense of the goal.
Housekeeper House"keep`er, n. 1. One who occupies a house with his family; a householder; the master or mistress of a family. --Locke. 2. One who does, or oversees, the work of keeping house; as, his wife is a good housekeeper; often, a woman hired to superintend the servants of a household and manage the ordinary domestic affairs. 3. One who exercises hospitality, or has a plentiful and hospitable household. [Obs.] --Sir H. Wotton. 4. One who keeps or stays much at home. [R.] You are manifest housekeeper. --Shak. 5. A house dog. [Obs.] --Shak.
Innkeeper Inn"keep`er, n. An innholder.
Keepership Keep"er*ship, n. The office or position of a keeper. --Carew.
Poundkeeper Pound/keep`er, n. The keeper of a pound.
Shopkeeper Shop"keep`er, n. A trader who sells goods in a shop, or by retail; -- in distinction from one who sells by wholesale. --Addison.
Storekeeper Store"keep`er, n. 1. A man in charge of stores or goods of any kind; as, a naval storekeeper. 2. One who keeps a ``store;' a shopkeeper. See 1st Store, 3. [U. S.]
Timekeeper Time"keep`er, n. 1. A clock, watch, or other chronometer; a timepiece. 2. A person who keeps, marks, regulates, or determines the time. Specifically: (a) A person who keeps a record of the time spent by workmen at their work. (b) One who gives the time for the departure of conveyances. (c) One who marks the time in musical performances. (d) One appointed to mark and declare the time of participants in races or other contests.
Underkeeper Un"der*keep`er, n. A subordinate keeper or guardian. --Gray.

Meaning of Keeper from wikipedia

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- The wicket-keeper in the sport of cricket is the player on the fielding side who stands behind the wicket or stumps being watchful of the batsman and ready...
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- My Sister's Keeper is a 2009 American drama film directed by Nick C****avetes and starring Cameron Diaz, Abigail Breslin, Sofia V****ilieva, Jason Patric...
- The goalkeeper, often shortened to keeper or goalie, is one of the major positions of ****ociation football. It is the most specialised position in the...
- Keepers may refer to: Keepers (novel), a 2005 novel written by Gary A. Braunbeck "Keepers" (Journeyman), the sixth episode of the first season of Journeyman...
- Trapper Keeper is a brand of loose-leaf binder created by Mead. Po****r with students in the United States, Canada and parts of Latin America from the...
- A lighthouse keeper or lightkeeper is a person responsible for tending and caring for a lighthouse, particularly the light and lens in the days when oil...
- Dungeon Keeper is a strategy video game developed by Bullfrog Productions and released by Electronic Arts in June 1997 for MS-DOS and Windows 95. In Dungeon...