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English definition of “keep to sth”

keep to sth

phrasal verb with keep
 
 
/kiːp/ verb (past tense and past participle kept)
STAY SOMEWHERE B2 to stay in one particular area: We kept to main roads all the way.Staying and remainingWaiting
NOT CHANGE PLANS B2 to do what you have promised or planned to do: I think we should keep to our original plan.Succeeding, achieving and fulfilling
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