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English definition of “in/out of keeping (with sth)”

in/out of keeping (with sth)

suitable or not suitable for a particular situation: In keeping with tradition, they always have turkey on Christmas Day. The modern furniture was out of keeping with the old house.Suitable and acceptableQuite good, or not very good
(Definition of in/out of keeping (with sth) from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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