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Princeton's WordNet

  1. keep away(verb)

    prevent from coming close

    "I tried to keep the child away from the pool"

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. keep away

    avoid, hold aloof, hold off, keep aloof, keep clear, keep out, let alone, let be, retire, stand aside, stand away, stand back, stand off, withdraw

    arbitrate, intercede, intercept, interfere, intermeddle, interpose, interrupt, meddle, mediate

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How to use keep away in a sentence?

  1. Gery K.:

    I've found that showing your true intentions and saying what really is on your mind might get you hurt by others. While playing with your cards face down bluffing to keep away from harm, you might hurt yourself in unknown ways in the long run.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    The most effective way for a person to keep away negative people from own ground circle is first oneself to be positive truly and secondly to never like or praise anyone who says anything good showing own face often or always on social media post or field poster.

  3. Anuj Somany:

    A most effective way for a person to keep away the stress from own life is to have around oneself always people very less and never those who are infatuated to own facial looks and/or dress.

  4. Arun Jaitley:

    I would in future, for some time, like to keep away from any responsibility, this will enable me to concentrate on my treatment and health.

  5. Mark Twain:

    Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.

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