: the act of maintaining in good condition : the state of being maintained in good condition
: the cost of maintaining in good condition
Examples of UPKEEP
- Who is responsible for the upkeep of these buildings?
- Once your car gets that old, the cost of upkeep can get very expensive.
- The yard requires very little upkeep.
- We sold our horse because we could no longer afford its upkeep.
First Known Use of UPKEEP
Rhymes with UPKEEP
, black sheep
, dirt cheap
, scrap heap
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