Definition of keep (someone) guessing
- The many twists and turns in the plot will keep readers guessing until the last page.
: to retain in one's possession or power
: to refrain from granting, giving, or allowing
: to have in control
: the means or provisions by which one is kept
: one that keeps or protects: such as
: fortress, castle
: some person : somebody
: to form an opinion of from little or no evidence
: believe, suppose
: to arrive at a correct conclusion about by conjecture, chance, or intuition
: conjecture, surmise
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