Keep in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Keep

To continue in (a course or mode of action); not to intermit or fall from; to uphold or maintain. | (heading, transitive) To hold the status of something. | (heading, intransitive) To hold or be held in a state.

Short Example Sentence for Keep

  • 1. Should he keep it all for himself and his art? 🔊
  • 2. Let them keep what they have got! 🔊
  • 3. I had better keep away. 🔊
  • 4. But she cannot keep still a moment. 🔊
  • 5. I did not keep him so long, be certain. 🔊
  • 6. In summaries, keep to one tense. 🔊
  • 7. Indeed I took pains to keep her from being found out. 🔊
  • 8. And I may keep this precious paper? 🔊
  • 9. Don't keep me waiting. 🔊
  • 10. In summaries, keep to one tense 29 18. 🔊
  • 11. The miseries that a conceited boy will endure to keep up his "reputation"! 🔊
  • 12. So I hurried Daggett up; made him keep on sending challenge after challenge. 🔊
  • 13. But, of course, we couldn't keep on talking all the afternoon. 🔊
  • 14. Oh, how I tried--and our lady too--to keep him back. 🔊

How to use Keep in Sentence?

  • 1. There has been no one to keep those details fresh in my memory, and they have grown dim. 🔊
  • 2. An undertaker wanted to keep people from interfering, but that was quite natural again. 🔊
  • 3. The others were crowded together at the bow, trying to keep away from the flames. 🔊
  • 4. She gave the promise, determined to keep it; and yet she knew she would not keep it. 🔊
  • 5. Thus, we do not necessarily keep eBooks in compliance with any particular paper edition. 🔊
  • 6. You'll keep me remembering how much we've always despised conceited, stuck-up people? 🔊
  • 7. I am an expert in cats, but I have not seen a kitten keep its kittenhood nearly so long before. 🔊
  • 8. I ran away, and I am returned to you, and have brought my tree to keep my birthday with you. 🔊
  • 9. I tried to keep from laughing, for I was a guilty person in deep need of charity and mercy. 🔊
  • 10. A few hundred men will be sufficient to keep Ali Pasha in check from this side. 🔊
  • 11. He didn't fear that poverty and pain would keep anyone out of the kingdom of gladness. 🔊
  • 12. Elinor promised to keep an eye on her erring husband and see that everything went smoothly this time. 🔊
  • 13. The boys knew this, and it was their amusement to keep him awake by pelting him with egg-shells and other missiles. 🔊
  • 14. It was also their privilege to keep still; they were not allowed to throw any light upon the discussion. 🔊
  • 15. I will endeavour to keep back the stroke, yet should it fall, 'tis for you to ward it off. 🔊
  • 16. Now and again the fun requires a kiss or two to keep it going, and loud screams proclaim the daring deed to all the world. 🔊
  • 17. When once a man 'as tasted of 'igh art, he can't keep his blooming fingers out of it. 🔊
  • 18. Having marked out the path of duty for us, he has made such a distribution of natural good and evil as is adapted to keep us therein. 🔊
  • 19. We like to read about rich people in the papers; the papers know it, and they do their best to keep this appetite liberally fed. 🔊
  • 20. Wrapped in its waterproof to keep off the rain torrents, the rice was dumped into a bullock-cart at Siliguri. 🔊
  • 21. She threw away the hostile letters, but tried to keep the pleasantest one for her book; surely there has been no kindlier biographer than this one. 🔊