Übersetzung von “keep someone in” — Englisch–Italienisch Wörterbuch

keep someone in

phrasal verb with keep uk /kiːp/ us /kip/ verb past tense and past participle kept

B1 to make someone stay inside, sometimes as a punishment

fare stare dentro/in casa qualcuno, tenere in casa qualcuno
She kept the children in because it was so cold. Ha tenuto i bambini in casa perché faceva molto freddo.

B1 to make someone stay in hospital

tenere ricoverato qualcuno
The doctors decided to keep her in for another few days. I medici hanno deciso di tenerla ricoverata ancora per qualche giorno.

(Übersetzung von “keep someone in” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Italienisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)