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English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. A cell in a jail or prison.
  2. The main tower within the walls of a medieval castle or fortress.
  3. The financial means whereby one lives.
(动) As a verb
  1. Prevent (food) from rotting.
  2. Keep.
  3. Maintain by writing regular records.
  4. Supply with necessities and support.
  5. Hold and prevent from leaving.
  6. Retain possession of.
  7. Look after; be the keeper of; have charge of.
  8. Maintain for use and service.
  9. Have as a supply.
  10. Store or keep customarily.
  11. Retain rights to.
  12. Allow to remain in a place or position or maintain a property or feature.
  13. Keep under control; keep in check.
  14. Stop (someone or something) from doing something or being in a certain state.
  15. Behave as expected during of holidays or rites.
  16. Conform one's action or practice to.
  17. Supply with room and board.
  18. Raise.
  19. Keep in a certain state, position, or activity; e.g.,.
  20. Continue a certain state, condition, or activity.
  21. Maintain in safety from injury, harm, or danger.
  22. Fail to spoil or rot.
Part of Speech(动) verb, (及物的动) transitive verb, (名) noun
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维持wéichíto keep; to maintain; to preserve
保持bǎochíto keep; to maintain; to hold; to preserve
保存bǎocúnto conserve; to preserve; to keep; to save (a file etc) (computing)
遵守zūnshǒuto comply with; to abide by; to respect (an agreement)
看守kānshǒuto guard; to watch over
整理zhěnglǐto arrange; to tidy up; to sort out; to straighten out; to list systematically; to collate (data, files); to pack (luggage)
履行lǚxíngto fulfill (one's obligations); to carry out (a task); to implement (an agreement); to perform
经营jīngyíngto engage in (business etc); to run; to operate
拘留jūliúto detain (a prisoner); to keep somebody in custody
保有bǎoyǒuto keep; to retain
留存liúcúnto keep; to preserve; extant; to remain (from the past)
豢养huànyǎngto keep (an animal); to look after the needs of (a person or an animal); (fig.) to keep (a spy, lackey etc) in one's pay
保持住bǎochí zhùkeep; maintain
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