To keep touch

Related to To keep touch: stay in touch
See under Touch, n.
- Mozley & W.
To be true or punctual to a promise or engagement [Obs.]; hence, to fulfill duly a function.

See also: Keep, Touch

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
References in classic literature ?
His moods change so rapidly that I find it difficult to keep touch of them, and as they always mean something more than his own well-being, they form a more than interesting study.
Harry Kane has urged his Tottenham teammates to keep touch withLiverpoolandManchester Cityfor as long as possible if they want to challenge for the Premier League title.
While the new report may seem contrary to ( an earlier report that claimed Apple "Apple may remove 3D touch sensors from all 2019 iPhone devices," it's entirely possible that Apple isn't eliminating Touch ID; it will do away with the 3D Touch sensor, but replace it with something else to keep Touch ID.
With tackle always in top condition and finely tuned, Johns preparation is generally more focused on the venue and with that he regularly jumps at the chance to keep touch on the waters used for team events by also competing on the individual front.
Venus battled to keep touch in an enthralling second set but the clean hitting and younger legs of Bencic carried away the match in the 12th game.
The Rays, third in the American League East, have won 11 of their past 15 games and five in a row as they attempt to keep touch with the second-placed Yankees who are 7.5 games ahead.
Said Jenny: "We want to keep Touch Advertising going when we return to complete our degrees in September.
And Young has backed the 26-yearold to continue his goal scoring exploits as the Glens bid to keep touch with Linfield at the top of the Carling Premiership.
"The introduction of professional rugby has not necessarily been kind to the countries with smaller resources, and we've had to fight really hard to keep touch with the big boys of world rugby.
A heretical concept to some to even suggest it--but for many it's a way to keep touch with a faith where so many of their fellow believers condemn them for the way they were born.
Chris also explained that he did not have the legs to keep touch in the individual points race.
The rookie Euro Tour pro is struggling to keep touch with Swede Pierre Fulke after firing a third- round 71.