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present tense
I/you/we/theykeep on
he/she/itkeeps on
present participlekeeping on
past tensekept on
past participlekept on
  1. 1
    [transitive]keep on doing something to continue doing something
    My sister kept on asking me question after question.
  2. 2
    [transitive] to continue to employ someone
    Only highly skilled people were kept on after the merger.
  3. 3
    [intransitive] informal to continue talking about something in a way that annoys people
    keep on about: I don’t know why you keep on about this.
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