Definition of keep away phrasal verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

keep away

 phrasal verb
phrasal verb
 
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Phrasal Verbs

keep away

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keep away from somebody

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keep away from something

 
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to avoid going near somebody/something Keep away from the edge of the cliff.

keep somebody away

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keep somebody away from somebody

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keep somebody away from something

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keep something away

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keep something away from somebody

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keep something away from something

 
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to prevent somebody/something from going somewhere Her illness kept her away from work for several weeks.
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