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maintain

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Love means the body, the soul, the life, the entire being. We feel love as we feel the warmth of our blood, we breathe love as we breathe air, we hold it in ourselves as we hold our thoughts. Nothing more exists for us.
Guy De Maupassant
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English

Etymology

From Old English maintenen, from Old French maintenir, from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] manus tenere (handhold).

Pronunciation

Verb

Infinitive
to maintain

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to maintain (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. To keep up; to preserve.
  2. To declare or affirm a point of view to be true

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