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English definition of “keep from doing sth”

keep from doing sth

verb uk phrasal verb with keep   /kiːp/ (kept, kept) us  
to manage to prevent yourself from doing something: I couldn't keep from smiling when she told me what she'd done.Preventing and impedingLimiting and restricting
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