How to say keep in Vietnamese kip

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gìn giữ


to have for a very long or indefinite period of time

He gave me the picture to keep.



not to give or throw away; to preserve

I kept the most interesting books; Can you keep a secret?

giữ trong tình trạng


to (cause to) remain in a certain state or position

I keep this gun loaded; How do you keep cool in this heat?; Will you keep me informed of what happens?

tiếp tục


to go on (performing or repeating a certain action)

He kept walking.

dự trữ


to have in store

I always keep a tin of baked beans for emergencies.

chăm sóc


to look after or care for

She keeps the garden beautifully; I think they keep hens.

duy trì


to remain in good condition

That meat won't keep in this heat unless you put it in the fridge.



to make entries in (a diary, accounts etc)

She keeps a diary to remind her of her appointments; He kept the accounts for the club.

giữ lại; níu kéo


to hold back or delay

Sorry to keep you.

chăm sóc


to provide food, clothes, housing for (someone)

He has a wife and child to keep.

tuân theo


to act in the way demanded by

She kept her promise.

nuôi thân


food and lodging

She gives her mother money every week for her keep; Our cat really earns her keep; – she kills all the mice in the house.

kỷ niệm


to celebrate

to keep Christmas.

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