restrain, keep, keep back, hold back(verb)
keep under control; keep in check
"suppress a smile"; "Keep your temper"; "keep your cool"
retain, hold, keep back, hold back(verb)
secure and keep for possible future use or application
"The landlord retained the security deposit"; "I reserve the right to disagree"
withhold, keep back(verb)
hold back; refuse to hand over or share
"The father is withholding the allowance until the son cleans his room"
The numerical value of keep back in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of keep back in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
It certainly backs up that he never went into the school, at one point, he says to keep back 500 feet. Why would he say that?
I'm having trouble getting workers at our polling places, because most of them, if they are Democrats, they don't want to identify, so they kind of keep back in the bushes.
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