Thesaurus

keep up

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of keep up

  1. 1 to continue to operate or to meet one's needs let's hope that old air conditioner keeps up through this heat wave Synonyms of keep up hold up, hold out, last, prevail, surviveWords Related to keep up bear up, carry on, cope, endure, fare, get along, get by, get on, go, hang in, make out, manage, persevere; abide, continue, draw out, hang on, hold on, linger, persist, remain, run on, stretchNear Antonyms of keep up break, break down, collapse, conk (out), crash, cut out, die, expire, stall, stop; run down, waneAntonyms of keep up fail, fizzle, give out, go out, peter (out), run out

  2. 2 to keep in good condition kept the house up while the owners were gone Synonyms of keep up conserve, maintain, preserve, saveWords Related to keep up service; support, sustain; care (for), husband, manage; defend, guard, protect, safeguard, screen, shield; cure, fix, heal, remedy; mend, patch, rebuild, reconstruct, rehabilitate, rejuvenate, restoreNear Antonyms of keep up disregard, ignore, neglect; break, damage, destroy, harm, hurt, impair, injure, ruin, wreck

  3. 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 Synonyms of keep up abide, bide, endure, hold on, hold up, continue, last, perdure, persist, remain, run onWords Related to keep up linger, stay, stick around, tarry; carry through, prevail, surviveNear Antonyms of keep up abate, die (down), ebb, let up, moderate, subside, waneAntonyms of keep up cease, close, conclude, desist, die, discontinue, end, expire, finish, lapse, leave off, pass, quit, stop, terminate, wind up



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