Sentence Examples with the word keep

He'd have all he could do to keep his own screaming nerves in line.

I told Ethel Reagan why I wanted to keep the news quiet; it might make a perpetrator feel safe to do his macabre mischief.

Now I can keep up her interest in the game for an hour or longer, and she shows much more intelligence, and often great ingenuity in the search.

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At first the intention of the British government was simply to restore the power of the khedive, to keep his highness for some time in the right path by friendly advice, and to withdraw the British troops as soon as possible.

Start her, Tash, my boy--start her, all; but keep cool, keep cool--cucumbers is the word--easy, easy--only start her like grim death and grinning devils, and raise the buried dead perpendicular out of their graves, boys--that's all.

In order to keep the blood in a satisfactory condition it must be well supplied with fresh nutriment, and the products Nutrition of waste freely eliminated.

If a sojourner should wish to keep the Passover, all his male shall be circumcised and he will be as one born in the land.

He was unable to keep from inching forward.

The twenty-five were to hear and decide upon any claims and complaints preferred against the king, and to keep tip their numbers by co-optation, so that it would seem that the barons intended to keep a permanent watch upon the crown.

Cynics view this as the rich paying off the poor to keep them from revolting.