Definition of keeping
1 : conformity in keeping with good taste out of keeping with the decor
Examples of keeping in a Sentence
put the house keys into a neighbor's secure keeping while they were on vacation
my aunt has all of our family's old photographs in her keeping
Recent Examples of keeping from the Web
In May the statewide jobless rate fell to 4.5 percent, the lowest since modern record-keeping began four decades ago, while the Seattle-Bellevue-Everett metro area’s rate was steady at 3.3 percent.
In all, 15 people have been fatally gored at the festival since record-keeping began in 1924. _
Werner Sombart, a German sociologist who died in 1941, argued that double-entry book-keeping marked the birth of capitalism.
An accountant and lawyer by training, Padilha is famous in Brasilia for his record-keeping and precision.
Lower-income people are going to have even more trouble buying — and keeping — coverage under either of the GOP plans, experts said.
Google Photos, which is available on both iOS and Android, will upload all of your pictures and video clips to the cloud for safe keeping, and then delete the originals to free up space.
Dr. Weed’s eagerness to bring scientific rigor to medical record keeping led him in 1956 from Yale to Bangor, Me.
The most recent season of Keeping Up With the Kardashians prominently featured Caitlyn's ex-wife Kris Jenner's denial of many stories told in the book and anger over the way she was portrayed.
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