Definition of keep oneself to oneselfchiefly British
- She was a shy girl who kept herself to herself.
: 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
: a person's self : one's own self
: one's normal, healthy, or sane condition or self
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