Übersetzung von “keep someone in” — Englisch–Portugiesisch 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

deixar alguém dentro de casa
She kept the children in because it was so cold.

B1 to make someone stay in hospital

deixar alguém internado
The doctors decided to keep her in for another few days.

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