the company sb keeps Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “the company sb keeps” in the English Dictionary

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the company sb keeps

the ​influence of the ​people that someone ​spendstime with: "Where does he ​pick up words like that?" "It's the company he ​keeps." He's been ​keepingbad company (= ​spendingtime with ​unsuitablepeople).
(Definition of the company sb keeps from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “the company sb keeps”
in Chinese (Simplified) (某人)所交往的人,与(某人)为伍的人…
in Chinese (Traditional) (某人)所交往的人,與(某人)為伍的人…
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