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keep up

verb

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1 to continue to operate or to meet one's needs
  • let's hope that old air conditioner keeps up through this heat wave

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2 to keep in good condition
  • kept the house up while the owners were gone

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3 to remain indefinitely in existence or in the same state
  • let's hope this beautiful weather keeps up for the rest of our vacation

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The first known use of keep up was in the 15th century

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“Keep up.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/keep%20up. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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