Meaning of “in/out of keeping (with sth)” in the English Dictionary


"in/out of keeping (with sth)" in English

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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.

(Definition of “in/out of keeping (with sth)” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)