What is another word for retain?

438 synonyms found


[ ɹ_ɪ_t_ˈeɪ_n], [ ɹɪtˈe͡ɪn], [ ɹɪtˈe‍ɪn]

Synonyms for Retain:

grip (verb) retain (verb) withdraw (verb) defend eastern poison oak harbor memorize Other synonyms: protect remember remind rescue sell

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Rhymes for Retain:

  1. contain, grain, champaign, wane, chain, slain, paine, champagne, disdain, champlain, bahrain, plain, urbane, romain, vane, rogaine, refrain, constrain, butane, inane, restrain, maintain, detain, spain, cane, sane, pain, train, pertain, mundane, jain, twain, sustain, fain, vein, arcane, vain, wain, main, ordain, remain, obtain, feign, plane, complain, preordain, ingrain, mane, swain, domain, gain, deign, wayne, maine, cocaine, rein, romaine, bane, humane, rain, pane, crane, lorraine, ukraine, insane, sprain, germane, campaign, profane, strain, regain, drain, reign, hussein, explain, attain, arraign, stain, brain;
  2. amain, again, abstain;
  3. entertain, aquitaine, inhumane, ascertain;
  4. legerdemain;

Quotes for Retain:

  1. Study the best and highest things that are; but of yourself humble thoughts retain Joe Davis.
  2. I use about 20 different colours to retain the luminance in my work. John Dyer.
  3. I try to give the media as many confusing images as I can to retain my freedom. What's real is for my children and the people I live with. Sting.

Idioms of Retain:

  1. retain sth over sm or sth;