keep it real

idiom

Definition of keep it real

informal
: to talk and behave in an honest and serious way that shows who one really is He says he's just trying to keep it real.

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“Keep it real.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/keep%20it%20real. Accessed 13 December 2019.

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