keep sb down Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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keep sb down

phrasal verb with keep uk   us   /kiːp/ verb (kept, kept)
to ​prevent a ​person or ​group of ​people from having any ​power or ​freedom: It's all ​part of a ​conspiracy to ​keep women down.
(Definition of keep sb down from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “keep sb down”
in Chinese (Simplified) 压制,压服,镇压(某人)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 壓制,壓服,鎮壓(某人)…
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