keep back (1)
This page is about the phrasal verb keep back (1).
Meaning: If you keep something back, you don't tell someone about it.Synonym: withhold (formal)
- keep back sth The police suspected that he was keeping back some important information.
- keep sth back I could tell that she was keeping something back from me.
The military police thought I was keeping something back, so they kept on
This entry is in the following categories:
Contributor: Matt Errey