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keep (sb) off sth

phrasal verb with keep uk   us   /kiːp/ verb (kept, kept)
to not ​eat, ​drink, or use something that can ​harm you, or to ​stop someone ​else from doing this: The ​doctor told me to ​keep off ​fattyfoods.
(Definition of keep (sb) off sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “keep (sb) off sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) (使某人)不吃(或喝、用)…
in Chinese (Traditional) (使某人)不吃(或喝、用)…
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