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Adjective
Kept
Adjective
Employed
Verb
Past tense for hold on to physically or mentally
“The descendants of her son, Charles Lennox, Duke of Richmond, who bought the family estate, Goodwood House, retain his title to this day.”
Verb
Past tense for to provide with a paying job
“During busy season, overtime is a given and layoffs during slow times may frustrate the ability to recruit and retain skilled employees.”
Verb
Past tense for not abolish or alter; maintain
“Germany will also be exempt, but following recent proposals from its government will retain its own mandatory system.”
Verb
“She needs tips on how to retain facts.”
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