keeping

keeping
noun
1. (custody) 
Paul left his gold watch in the keeping of his brother while he went for a swim.Paul dejó su reloj de oro al cuidado de su hermano mientras fue a nadar.
Gaby left her baby in the keeping of her aunt while she travelled to France.Gaby dejó a su bebé en la custodia de su tía mientras viajó a Francia.
2. (harmony) 
a. no direct translation 
In keeping with the spirit of the book on which it's based, the movie has a fantastical feel to it.En conformidad con el espíritu del libro en el que está basada, la película tiene un aire de fantasía.
We're decorating everything in red and green to be in keeping with the Christmas theme.Estamos decorando todo de rojo y verde para estar de acuerdo con el tema navideño.
b. no direct translation 
The skyrise in the middle of the block is out of keeping with the suburban architecture surrounding it.El rascacielos a media cuadra desentona con la arquitectura suburbana que lo rodea.
Your rowdy behavior is completely out of keeping with the seriousness of this event.Tu comportamiento escandaloso está en total desacuerdo con la seriedad de este evento.
keeping
Noun
1. (general) 
a. no direct translation 
to have something/somebody in one's keepingtener algo/a alguien bajo la custodia de uno
in keeping with…de acuerdo con…
out of keeping with…en desacuerdo con…
keeping [ˈkiːpɪŋ]
noun
1 (harmony)
to be in keeping with estar de acuerdo con; estar en armonía con; to be out of keeping with estar en desacuerdo con; her clothes were totally out of keeping with the elegant setting la ropa que llevaba desentonaba totalmente con el elegante entorno
2 (care, custody)
to be in the keeping of X estar en manos de X; to be in safe keeping estar en un lugar seguro; estar en buenas manos; to give sth to sb for safe keeping poner algo al cuidado de algn
Phrases with "keeping"
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keeping up with the Kardashians
al día con los Kardashians
Keeping up with the Kardashians
Las Kardashian
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