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keep to

Definition of keep to

  1. 1 :  to stay in or on (something) :  to not leave (something) <He kept to the house most of the time.> <She keeps to the main roads when she travels.>

  2. 2 :  to not go beyond (something) <He tried to keep to his budget.>

  3. 3 :  to act or behave in the way required by (something) :  to obey <Keep to the rules of the game.>

  4. 4 :  to not move away from or change (something) <I wish you'd just keep to the point.> <They kept to their story.>

Word by Word Definitions

  1. : :  to take notice of by appropriate conduct :  fulfill: as

    :  to be faithful to

    :  to act fittingly in relation to

  1. :  custody, charge

    :  maintenance

    : :  one that keeps or protects: as

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a division or portion of a pool or whole

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