EN[ˈkɛpt] [-ɛpt]
  • Kept is a reality television series that centered on Jerry Hall (model and ex-wife to Mick Jagger) searching for a kept man. The show premiered on the American cable network VH1 in late May 2005.
  • The final three consisted of Anwar, Austen and Seth. In the August 4 finale, Hall was torn between Austen and Seth but ultimately chose Seth as he knew how to have fun and she thought he had matured throughout the process.

    Definition of kept in English Dictionary

  • VerbBFkeepSGkeepsPRkeeping
    1. simple past tense and past participle of keep.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • Just hang on and keep going; this pain won't last forever. ‎
        • He puts his hands into his pockets, and keeps a-grabbling and fumbling. — Selden.
        • I kept buying hoping the price would go up, but I eventually decided I was fighting the tape.
      2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
        • Keep it down in there! Some of us are trying to sleep!
        • Keep an eye peeled, you never know when the ice-cream truck will pass by.
        • Keeping this power apart from the Fed also prevents it from being drawn into the political maelstrom of whether to lend funds to a weakened institution or to seize it for an orderly winddown.
      3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • ...where the keys of all the felons rooms, as well as the instruments for screwing off and on the irons of the prisoners, are kept.
        • I accidentally saved my unwanted changes and overwrote the version of the document I wanted to keep.
        • And thus (according to this vaticine) twise it was left, but the third time it shall be kept.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Verbs
        • Verb forms
          • Irregular verb forms
            • Irregular past participles
              • Irregular simple past forms
              • Participles
                • Past participles
                • Verb simple past forms
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            1. en kept on
            2. en kept up
            3. en kept men
            4. en kept man
            5. en kept woman
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            Grammatically, this word "kept" is a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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