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kept meaning

EN[ˈkɛpt] [-ɛpt]
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WKept
  • 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.
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    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
        • If I tell you, you have to promise to keep shtum about it. ‎
        • He's keeping his head down after being blasted for his offensive tweets. ‎
        • I keep a dictionary around when editing this Wiki.
      2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
        • 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.
        • Keep an eye peeled, you never know when the ice-cream truck will pass by.
        • Keep checking your home and farm security – thieves never sleep and rustling small mobs of stock on lifestyle blocks is on the rise.
      3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • And thus (according to this vaticine) twise it was left, but the third time it shall be kept.
        • ...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.
    • 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 man
            4. en kept men
            5. en kept house
            Source: Wiktionary
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