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Meaning of word maintain from English dictionary with examples, synonyms and antonyms.

maintain   verb

Meaning : Cause to continue in a certain state, position, or activity. E.g., `keep clean'.

Example : Hold in place.
She always held herself as a lady.
The students keep me on my toes.

Synonyms : hold, keep

Meaning : Keep in safety and protect from harm, decay, loss, or destruction.

Example : We preserve these archeological findings.
The old lady could not keep up the building.
Children must be taught to conserve our national heritage.
The museum curator conserved the ancient manuscripts.

Synonyms : conserve, keep up, preserve

बुरी दशा में जाने से रोकना।

बहू यह कंगन हमारे पुरखों की निशानी है अब इसे तुम सँभालो।
सँभालना, संभालना, सम्भालना, सम्हालना, सुरक्षित रखना

Meaning : Supply with necessities and support.

Example : She alone sustained her family.
The money will sustain our good cause.
There's little to earn and many to keep.

Synonyms : keep, sustain

किसी काम का भार अपने ऊपर लेना।

उसने अपने पिता का कारोबार अच्छी तरह सँभाला है।
थामना, सँभालना, संभालना, सम्भालना, सम्हालना

Meaning : State categorically.

Synonyms : assert, asseverate

Meaning : Have and exercise.

Example : Wield power and authority.

Synonyms : exert, wield

Meaning : Maintain for use and service.

Example : I keep a car in the countryside.
She keeps an apartment in Paris for her shopping trips.

Synonyms : keep

Meaning : Maintain by writing regular records.

Example : Keep a diary.
Maintain a record.
Keep notes.

Synonyms : keep

Meaning : State or assert.

Example : He maintained his innocence.

Synonyms : defend

Meaning : Support against an opponent.

Example : The appellate court upheld the verdict.

Synonyms : uphold

Meaning : Stick to correctly or closely.

Example : The pianist kept time with the metronome.
Keep count.
I cannot keep track of all my employees.

Synonyms : keep, observe

चौपाल

Maintain ka meaning, vilom shabd, paryayvachi aur samanarthi shabd in Hindi. Maintain ka matlab kya hota hai?