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keep someone or something going

to sustain someone or something. I try to eat just enough food to keep me going. Enjoying food is just not an issue any more.
See also: going, keep

ˌkeep ˈgoing

1 make an effort to live normally when you are in a difficult situation or when you have experienced great suffering: You just have to keep yourself busy and keep going.
2 (spoken) used to encourage somebody to continue doing something: Keep going, Sarah, you’re nearly there.
See also: going, keep
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com/halloffame, as this year's inductee into the Energizer Keep Going Hall of Fame, established to honor everyday people who best embody the characteristics of endurance and the power to never quit, like the Energizer Bunny and the batteries he represents.
It's not just quite worked for us over the last two games, but we will keep going.
I shall keep going now till the end of December, and I then plan to go skiing and to America in January," said Drowne.
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I don't want to play the way I've been playing and I'll just keep going, keep going, keep going - it will turn round at some stage.
I just need to keep going for a few more days but it's going to be tough.
We have an important game on Thursday (against Lille in the Europa League) and then we have to keep going and keep winning games if we can," Benitez said.
com/ as the "everyday" inductee to the Keep Going Hall of Fame, established to honor those who best embody the characteristics and spirit of the beloved Energizer Bunny(R) and the batteries he represents.
It's certainly not going to be easy, but there is a good chance for this thing to heal and keep going.
He's like a freight train ready to run you right over and keep going at full-steam.
Convey, 22, a pounds 600,000 buy from DC United in 2004, said: "I just want to keep going, and touch wood have no injuries.
I would see a handful of little black girls [who were studying at School of American Ballet] and tell myself I had to keep going for them.
But today, the shop's 24 staff, who have an average age of 74, said they will keep going until a cure for cancer is found.
Chairman Joyce Paget said: ``To keep going for 60 years is a big achievement.