keep out

phrasal verb
kept out; keeping out; keeps out

Definition of keep out

1 : to not enter a place The sign on the door said "Keep out!"
2 : to stop or prevent (someone or something) from entering a place The curtains help keep out the drafts.

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“Keep out.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/keep%20out. Accessed 5 May. 2021.

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