Maintain - Crossword Clue

Crossword Clue Last Updated: 30/01/2020

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Maintain.

6 letter answer(s) to maintain

AFFIRM
  1. say yes to
  2. establish or strengthen as with new evidence or facts; "his story confirmed my doubts"; "The evidence supports the defendant"
  3. to declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true; "Before God I swear I am innocent"
ALLEGE
  1. report or maintain; "He alleged that he was the victim of a crime"; "He said it was too late to intervene in the war"; "The registrar says that I owe the school money"
  2. Claim or assert that someone has done something illegal or wrong, typically without proof that this is the case.
ASSERT
  1. assert to be true; "The letter asserts a free society"
  2. to declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true; "Before God I swear I am innocent"
  3. state categorically
  4. insist on having one's opinions and rights recognized; "Women should assert themselves more!"
UPHOLD
  1. stand up for; stick up for; of causes, principles, or ideals
  2. support against an opponent; "The appellate court upheld the verdict"
  3. keep or maintain in unaltered condition; cause to remain or last; "preserve the peace in the family"; "continue the family tradition"; "Carry on the old traditions"

4 letter answer(s) to maintain

AVER
  1. to declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true; "Before God I swear I am innocent"
  2. report or maintain; "He alleged that he was the victim of a crime"; "He said it was too late to intervene in the war"; "The registrar says that I owe the school money"
AVOW
  1. admit openly and bluntly; make no bones about
  2. to declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true; "Before God I swear I am innocent"
  3. Declare openly
HAVE
  1. cause to move; cause to be in a certain position or condition; "He got his squad on the ball"; "This let me in for a big surprise"; "He got a girl into trouble"
  2. a person who possesses great material wealth
  3. undergo; "The stocks had a fast run-up"
  4. cause to do; cause to act in a specified manner;
  5. serve oneself to, or consume regularly; "Have another bowl of chicken soup!"; "I don't take sugar in my coffee"
  6. have sex with; archaic use; "He had taken this woman when she was most vulnerable"
  7. organize or be responsible for; "hold a reception"; "have, throw, or make a party"; "give a course"
  8. go through (mental or physical states or experiences); "get an idea"; "experience vertigo"; "get nauseous"; "receive injuries"; "have a feeling"
  9. have or possess, either in a concrete or an abstract sense; "She has $1,000 in the bank"; "He has got two beautiful daughters"; "She holds a Master's degree from Harvard"
  10. have o
HOLD
  1. have or hold in one's hands or grip; "Hold this bowl for a moment, please"; "A crazy idea took hold of him"
  2. s"
  3. be the physical support of; carry the weight of; "The beam holds up the roof"; "He supported me with one hand while I balanced on the beam"; "What's holding that mirror?"
  4. be pertinent or relevant or applicable; "The same laws apply to you!"; "This theory holds for all irrational numbers"; "The same rules go for everyone"
  5. to close within bounds, limit or hold back from movement; "This holds the local until the express passengers change trains"; "About a dozen animals were held inside the stockade"; "The illegal immigrants were held at a detention center"; "The terrorists held the journalists for ransom"
  6. keep in a certain state, position, or activity; e.g., "keep clean"; "hold in place"; "She always held herself as a lady"; "The students keep me on my toes"
  7. cover as for protection against noise or smell; "She held her e
KEEP
  1. have as a supply; "I always keep batteries in the freezer"; "keep food for a week in the pantry"; "She keeps a sixpack and a week's worth of supplies in the refrigerator"
  2. store or keep customarily; "Where do you keep your gardening tools?"
  3. retain rights to;
  4. allow to remain in a place or position or maintain a property or feature; "We cannot continue several servants any longer"; "She retains a lawyer"; "The family's fortune waned and they could not keep their household staff"; "Our grant has run out and we cannot keep you on"; "We kept the work going as long as we could"; "She retained her composure"; "this garment retains its shape even after many washings"
  5. keep under control; keep in check; "suppress a smile"; "Keep your temper"; "keep your cool"
  6. stop (someone or something) from doing something or being in a certain state; "We must prevent the cancer from spreading"; "His snoring kept me from falling asleep"; "Keep the child from eatin

7 letter answer(s) to maintain

CONTEND
  1. maintain or assert; "He contended that Communism had no future"
  2. have an argument about something
  3. to make the subject of dispute, contention, or litigation; "They contested the outcome of the race"
  4. compete for something; engage in a contest; measure oneself against others
  5. be engaged in a fight; carry on a fight; "the tribesmen fought each other"; "Siblings are always fighting"; "Militant groups are contending for control of the country"
  6. come to terms with; "We got by on just a gallon of gas"; "They made do on half a loaf of bread every day"

Other crossword clues with similar answers to 'Maintain'

"What will you ___?"
A car carrying head of one state
A lock-up, say
A rebellious vicar’s protest
A sure thing, we hear, to declare
Accuse without established proof
Acknowledge
Acknowledge frankly
Admit openly
Affirm
Affirm positively
Allege
Allege as fact
Argue
Assert
Assert a company must employ female
Assert openly
Assert to be the case
Assert without proof
Assert without proof everyone European has good English
Assert, state
At university remain champion
Attest
Aver
Avouch
Be afflicted with
Be bound (to)
Be laid up with
Believe house comes with vacant grounds
Business phone button
Castle part
Castle stronghold
Challenge something said against nurse
Claim
Claim a minister's coming round
Claim actress arranged to have head of casting dismissed
Claim covered by local legend
Claim skill keeps ship to course, ultimately
Claim to know nurse
Claim without proof
Comprise
Confess
Confess openly
Confirm
Contend
Continue
Declare
Declare a cleric briefly is uplifted
Declare a vicar has turned up
Declare as fact
Declare categorically
Declare commitment to a business, we hear
Declare firmly
Declare frankly
Declare openly
Declare positively
Declare right to divide benefit?
Declare true
Declare with certainty
Declare with confidence
Defend, as one's rights
Eat
Eat or drink
Emphatically state
Endorse Anglo-French compact
Experience
Express
Forcefully state
Formally declare as true
Full or half nelson
Give birth to
Grasp
Grip
Hammerlock, e.g.
Hang on to
Hang on to ... or a word
Hang onto
Hard getting on part of ship
Have a quick look around Tower
Have a quick look back
Hoard
Hold
Hold - fortress
Include
It's a very old wicket, so declare
Keep
Keep; part of ship
Look around in centre of castle
Look over tower
Loud hiccup extremely difficult to sustain

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