Synonyms and Antonyms of maintain
- He repairs and maintains antique cars as a hobby.
- Part of debating is learning to maintain your position in the face of harsh challenges.
stand up for, stick up for
- She continued to maintain that a sewing machine would end up paying for itself since she could make her own clothes.
- He maintains that there is indeed hard evidence for extraterrestrial visitors.
Synonym Discussion of maintain
- steadfastly maintained his innocence
- asserted her rights
- defended his voting record
- his success vindicated our faith in him
- the action was used to justify military intervention
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