keep (someone or something) going
Definition of keep (someone or something) going
1 : to make (someone) able to continue doing something at a difficult time I don't know what keeps her going after all these years. Their grandson is the only thing keeping them going.
2 : to cause (something) to continue to exist or function They tried everything they could think of to keep the business going. He kept the conversation going.
Word by Word Definitions
: to take notice of by appropriate conduct : fulfill: such as
: to be faithful to
: to act fittingly in relation to
: custody, charge
: one that keeps or protects: such as
: some person : somebody
: some indeterminate or unspecified thing
: a person or thing of consequence
: one having more or less the character, qualities, or nature of something different
: in some degree : somewhat
: used as an intensive giving adverbial force to an adjective
: an act or instance of going
: behavior, actions
: the condition of the ground (as for walking)
: working, moving
: living, existing
: current, prevailing
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