Synonyms for

Synonyms (Grouped by Similarity of Meaning) of verb retain

Sense 1:
hold, bear, carry, contain
Sense 2:
retain, continue, keep, keep on
prolong, sustain, keep up
Sense 3:
retain, hold, keep back, hold back
keep, hold on
Sense 4:
remember, think of
Similarity of adj retained

1 sense of retained

Sense 1:
retained, maintained
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