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Definition of Keeps
KeepKeep Keep, n.
1. The act or office of keeping; custody; guard; care; heed;
Pan, thou god of shepherds all, Which of our tender
lambkins takest keep. --Spenser.
2. The state of being kept; hence, the resulting condition;
case; as, to be in good keep.
3. The means or provisions by which one is kept; maintenance;
support; as, the keep of a horse.
Grass equal to the keep of seven cows. --Carlyle.
I performed some services to the college in return
for my keep. --T. Hughes.
4. That which keeps or protects; a stronghold; a fortress; a
castle; specifically, the strongest and securest part of a
castle, often used as a place of residence by the lord of
the castle, especially during a siege; the donjon. See
Illust. of Castle.
The prison strong, Within whose keep the captive
knights were laid. --Dryden.
The lower chambers of those gloomy keeps. --Hallam.
I think . . . the keep, or principal part of a
castle, was so called because the lord and his
domestic circle kept, abode, or lived there. --M. A.
5. That which is kept in charge; a charge. [Obs.]
Often he used of his keep A sacrifice to bring.
6. (Mach.) A cap for retaining anything, as a journal box, in
To take keep, to take care; to heed. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
Meaning of Keeps from wikipedia
- stone keeps during
the 10th and 11th centuries; these included Norman keeps
, with a square
design, and circular
. Stone keeps
- For Keeps
to: For Keeps
(album), an album
by The Field
Mice For Keeps
(film), a 1988 film starring Randall Batinkoff
and Molly Ringwald
is an Australian drama television
will begin airing
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2018. The series
- What Keeps
is a 2018 Canadian thriller
Minihan. It stars Hannah Emily Anderson
- For Keeps
is a 1988 American coming
of age comedy drama
film starring Molly Ringwald
and Randall Batinkoff
and Stan, two high school
is a 2012 American romantic comedy
Muccino, starring Gerard Butler
- Quavious Keyate Marshall
2, 1991), known professionally
as Quavo, is an American
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- "An apple
a day keeps
away" is a common
origin. It espouses
the folk-wisdom that apple consumption
- Charts after Madonna
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E**** Peas in 2009. "She Keeps
Me Warm" is a song written
by Mary Lambert, derived
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