Übersetzung von “keep someone in” — Englisch–Spanisch 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

no dejar salir a alguien
She kept the children in because it was so cold.

B1 to make someone stay in hospital

mantener a alguien ingresado
The doctors decided to keep her in for another few days.

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