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Synonyms for for keeps

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  1. for keeps(adverb)

    for the winner to keep all

    "they played for keeps"


  1. for keeps(adverb)

    for good, once and for all

  2. for keeps(adverb)

    With an agreement or intention to retain what one gains or receives.

    When we gamble at poker, we play for keeps.

    for good, once and for all

  3. for keeps(adverb)

    To compete seriously, with a strong resolve to win or succeed, as in sports or business.

    once and for all, for good

  4. for keeps(adverb)


    once and for all, for good

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  1. forkeeps

How to use for keeps in a sentence?

  1. Henny Youngman:

    I take my wife everywhere, but she keeps finding her way back.

  2. David Klink:

    These stocks offer investors a positive exposure to geopolitical risks where the so-called threat environment keeps increasing and that's only going to benefit the defense contractors.

  3. Roderick Greenlees:

    Some premium assets are being sold because of the current situation, which in general keeps us excited about the dealflow ahead.

  4. Terry Lee:

    The bar at the hotel keeps the dismembered toes in rock salt in order to dry them out. (Downtown Hotel) We then sit them in rock salt for six weeks and they become preserved. We remove the toes from the salt each time we use them and try to rotate them each week.

  5. Rami Abdulrahman:

    This is because of the difficulty of activists reaching areas hit by the coalition and also because the Islamic State keeps a tight lid on it's human losses.


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