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How to sign: celebrate, as of holidays or rites
"Keep the commandments"; "celebrate Christmas"; "Observe Yom Kippur";
How to sign: keep in a certain state, position, or activity; e.g., "keep clean"
"hold in place"; "She always held herself as a lady"; "The students keep me on my toes";
See also: keep out, keep down, delay, sustain, live on, keep up, stand firm, shut out, hold back, keep off, survive, keep apart, keep in, stay off, withstand, keep up, sequestrate, keep off, resist, last, set apart, hold out, exclude, arrest, prolong, isolate, detain, shut, hold over, hold up, endure, live, turn back, avoid, sequester, hold up, hold out, contain, number, stop, go, check
How to sign: retain rights to
"keep my job for me while I give birth"; "keep my seat, please"; "keep open the possibility of a merger";