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1. keep

verb. ['ˈkiːp'] keep in a certain state, position, or activity; e.g., "keep clean".

Synonyms

  • hold over
  • maintain
  • bear on
  • uphold
  • continue
  • carry on
  • pressurise
  • housekeep
  • conserve
  • preserve
  • distance
  • hold

Antonyms

  • close
  • far
  • nearness
  • recede

Etymology

  • kepen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cepan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Rhymes with Keep An Eye On

  • encarnacion
  • plamondon
  • mondragon
  • salmeron
  • montavon
  • hargadon
  • gabaldon
  • davignon
  • couvillion
  • zamarron
  • yongbyon
  • withdrawn
  • von-braun
  • villalon
  • undergone
  • sossamon
  • quinton
  • overdrawn
  • ortegon
  • matalon
  • madelon
  • joffrion
  • dameron
  • couvillon
  • aguillon
  • verdon
  • varnon
  • vardon
  • silmon
  • sang-gon

2. keep

verb. ['ˈkiːp'] retain possession of.

Synonyms

  • hold on
  • harbor
  • lay in
  • salt away
  • keep back
  • hold back
  • deduct
  • recoup
  • have
  • carry over
  • save
  • harbour
  • stack away
  • hold
  • deny
  • hive away
  • have got
  • keep open
  • hold open
  • hold over
  • preserve
  • store
  • stash away
  • withhold
  • retain
  • put in

Antonyms

  • allow
  • non-volatile storage
  • nonvolatile storage
  • forget

Etymology

  • kepen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cepan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. keep

verb. ['ˈkiːp'] continue a certain state, condition, or activity.

Synonyms

  • keep going
  • go along
  • bear on
  • uphold
  • go on
  • continue
  • act
  • proceed
  • ride
  • carry on
  • preserve
  • move
  • hold

Antonyms

  • refrain
  • dematerialize
  • dematerialise
  • go off

Etymology

  • kepen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cepan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. keep

verb. ['ˈkiːp'] stop (someone or something) from doing something or being in a certain state.

Synonyms

  • keep away
  • hinder
  • impede
  • shut
  • blank
  • shut out
  • keep out
  • exclude
  • defend
  • wash out
  • hold
  • prevent

Antonyms

  • admit
  • let
  • unavailable
  • disassemble

Etymology

  • kepen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cepan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. keep

verb. ['ˈkiːp'] conform one's action or practice to.

Synonyms

  • observe

Antonyms

  • disqualify
  • dull

Etymology

  • kepen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cepan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. keep

verb. ['ˈkiːp'] look after; be the keeper of; have charge of.

Synonyms

  • maintain
  • have
  • conserve
  • preserve
  • keep up
  • hold

Antonyms

  • hydrate
  • unwire
  • unlock
  • unpin

Etymology

  • kepen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cepan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. eye

noun. ['ˈaɪ'] the organ of sight.

Synonyms

  • third eyelid
  • eye muscle
  • uveoscleral pathway
  • orb
  • cornea
  • sensory receptor
  • peeper
  • epicanthus
  • crystalline lens
  • sense organ
  • choroid
  • lid
  • arteria lacrimalis
  • sclerotic coat
  • ciliary artery
  • nictitating membrane
  • OD
  • vena lacrimalis
  • sclera
  • oculus dexter
  • simple eye
  • ciliary body
  • ocellus
  • visual system
  • eyelid
  • receptor
  • lacrimal apparatus
  • eyeball
  • stemma
  • pupillary sphincter
  • uvea
  • oculus sinister
  • OS
  • lens of the eye
  • central artery of the retina
  • ocular muscle
  • naked eye
  • lacrimal vein
  • human face
  • epicanthic fold
  • conjunctiva
  • musculus sphincter pupillae
  • compound eye
  • face
  • lens
  • arteria centralis retinae
  • retina
  • lacrimal artery
  • optic
  • aperture
  • canthus
  • choroid coat
  • palpebra
  • iris
  • oculus

Antonyms

  • leeward
  • front
  • rear
  • windward

8. eye

verb. ['ˈaɪ'] look at.

Synonyms

  • look

Antonyms

  • low status
  • lie

9. eye

noun. ['ˈaɪ'] good discernment (either visually or as if visually).

Synonyms

  • discernment
  • sagacity
  • judgement
  • sagaciousness

Antonyms

  • back
  • uncover
  • peripheral
  • terminal

10. on

adverb. ['ˈɑːn, ˈɔn'] with a forward motion.

Antonyms

  • unrelated

Etymology

  • on (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • on (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • ón (Old Norse)

Sentences with keep-an-eye-on


1. Noun Phrase
Preparing it the old-fashioned way, over charcoal, takes a long time and a lot of attention, so it's not ideal when you have kids to keep an eye on.

2. Noun Phrase
If she vomits and then resumes her normal behavior, keep an eye on her but you probably don't need to rush to the vet.

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