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Meaning of “keep your distance” in the English Dictionary

"keep your distance" in British English

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keep your distance

to ​avoid going near someone or something, or to ​avoid getting too ​friendly with ​people: I've ​tried being ​friendly but she ​keeps her distance.
(Definition of keep your distance from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “keep your distance”
in Chinese (Simplified) 保持距离…
in Chinese (Traditional) 保持距離…
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