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Meaning of “keep your own counsel” in the English Dictionary

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keep your own counsel

to not say what ​youropinions are: I'd ​love to ​know what Anna ​thinks, but she always ​keeps her own counsel.
(Definition of keep your own counsel from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “keep your own counsel”
in Chinese (Simplified) 不透露自己的意见, 不发表自己的观点…
in Chinese (Traditional) 不透露自己的意見, 不發表自己的觀點…
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