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Verbs (14)
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hold back, keep back, keep, restrain
v. keep under control; keep in check; "suppress a smile"; "Keep your temper"; "keep your cool"
keep back, withhold
v. hold back; refuse to hand over or share; "The father is withholding the allowance until the son cleans his room"
hold back, keep back, hold, retain
v. secure and keep for possible future use or application; "The landlord retained the security deposit"; "I reserve the right to disagree"
keep back, hold back, restrain, keep
v. keep under control; keep in check; "suppress a smile"; "Keep your temper"; "keep your cool"
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Fuzzynyms (20)
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suppress
v. reduce the incidence or severity of or stop; "suppress a yawn"; "this drug can suppress the hemorrhage"
make
v. compel or make somebody or something to act in a certain way; "People cannot be made to integrate just by passing a law!"; "Heat makes you sweat"
have got, hold, have
v. have or possess, either in a concrete or an abstract sense; "She has $1,000 in the bank"; "He has got two beautiful daughters"; "She holds a Master's degree from Harvard"
preserve, save
v. to keep up and reserve for personal or special use; "She saved the old family photographs in a drawer"
retrench
v. tighten one's belt; use resources carefully
keep down, reduce, subjugate, subdue, quash, repress
v. put down by force or intimidation; "The government quashes any attempt of an uprising"; "China keeps down her dissidents very efficiently"; "The rich landowners subjugated the peasants working the land"
hold in, contain, restrain, moderate, curb, control
v. lessen the intensity of; temper; hold in restraint; hold or keep within limits; "moderate your alcohol intake"; "hold your tongue"; "hold your temper"; "control your anger"
Synonyms (1)
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keep
v. have as a supply; "I always keep batteries in the freezer"; "keep food for a week in the pantry"; "She keeps a sixpack and a week's worth of supplies in the refrigerator"
Antonyms (12)
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release, free, unfreeze, unblock
v. make (assets) available; "release the holdings in the dictator's bank account"
lose
v. fail to keep or to maintain; cease to have, either physically or in an abstract sense; "She lost her purse when she left it unattended on her seat"
loan, lend
v. give temporarily; let have for a limited time; "I will lend you my car"; "loan me some money"
furnish, render, provide, supply
v. give something useful or necessary to; "We provided the room with an electrical heater"
pay
v. be worth it; "It pays to go through the trouble"
keep back
Parts Of Speech
  • Nouns
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  • Verbs
    14
  • Adverbs
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  • Adjectives
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Relationships
  • Fuzzynyms
    20
  • Synonyms
    1
  • Antonyms
    12

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