keep back

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keep back (third-person singular simple present keeps back, present participle keeping back, simple past and past participle kept back)

  1. (transitive) to hold back, refuse to give or share
  2. (transitive) to restrict or restrain
  3. (transitive) to prevent (a pupil) to advance in a course
Last modified on 19 June 2013, at 14:04