keeping keeping  /ˈki pɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) conformity or harmony
  2. (n) the responsibility of a guardian or keeper
  3. (n) the act of retaining something

Usage(s):

  • While keeping a food diary works, it's best to do so in conjunction with regular exercise.

News

  1. Keeping helicopter fleet modern costly for hospital

    Keeping one of the state’s best-known helicopter ambulance services aloft requires more than just maintenance and money. It requires planning on a decade-long scale.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

  2. Aberdeen keeping 'Come as you are' welcome sign

    ABERDEEN, Wash. (AP) — After hearing from fans of Kurt Cobain and Nirvana, the Washington state city of Aberdeen is keeping the words "Come as you are" on a welcome sign.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

  3. Keeping Us Safe From Obama

    Keeping Us Safe From Obama
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Mona Charen via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "Under these circumstances, it's hard to understand how derivative traders at AIG warranted any bonuses at all, much less $165 million in extra pay," Mr. Obama said. "How do they justify this outrage to the taxpayers who are keeping the...
    on Mar 16, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: New York Times

  2. "We are paying a high price for keeping our country safe, for making our world a safer place," he said. "We are there because the Afghans are not yet ready to keep their own country safe and to keep terrorists and terrorist training camps out...
    on Jun 21, 2010 By: David Cameron Source: Globe and Mail

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