keeper keeper  /ˈki pər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) someone in charge of other people
  2. (n) one having charge of buildings or grounds or animals

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. We now have 34 keeper programs around the country.
  2. His keeper and his fans laughed and decided that Chang was an elephant with imagination.
  3. But he has proved to be an able keeper of his brother's legacy.

News

  1. Marek Vs. Wyshynski Radio: Keeper of the Cup Philip Pritchard; firing Bylsma; Original Six hype

    LISTEN HERE! It's a Monday edition of Marek vs. Wyshynski beginning at 2 p.m. ET/11 a.m. PT, and we're talking about the following and more: Special Guest Star: Philip Pritchard (@keeperofthecup) joins us to talk about handling Stanley with his … Continue reading ?
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Puck Daddy via Yahoo! Sports

  2. Cricket-West Indies keeper Ramdin banned for two matches

    LONDON, June 10 (Reuters) - West Indies wicketkeeper Denesh Ramdin has been banned for two one-day internationals for "conduct that is contrary to the spirit of the game", the International Cricket Council (ICC) said on Monday. Ramdin was also fined 100 percent of his match fee after claiming a catch off Pakistan's Misbah-ul-Haq in the West Indies' two-wicket victory in a Champions Trophy Group ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  3. DTotD: Belgrano keeper stops opposing striker with boot to the midsection

    With the score 0-0 shortly before halftime in an Argentine Primera Division match on Saturday, Belgrano keeper Juan Carlos Olave stopped San Martin striker Claudio Riano at the top of the box by spearing him in the midsection with his … Continue reading ?
    on June 9, 2013     Source: Dirty Tackle via Yahoo! Sports

Quotes

  1. "It was one of those freak things, I don't think you can criticise the keeper. People have been talking about the ball and it is tricky," said Gerrard. "Rob will learn from this and he might make an important save that wins us a match. We're...
    on Jun 13, 2010 By: Steven Gerrard Source: AsiaOne

  2. "I couldn't chip it over the keeper, so I just tried to hit it under him — hit it hard," Dempsey said.
    on Jun 24, 2010 By: Clint Dempsey Source: The Associated Press

  3. "He was the keeper of the Senate flame, the fiercest defender of the Senate's constitutional role and prerogatives," Leahy said.
    on Jun 28, 2010 By: Patrick Leahy Source: Washington Post (blog)

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