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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 fatty foods.
Translations of “keep (sb) off sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) (使某人)不吃(或喝、用)…
in Chinese (Simplified) (使某人)不吃(或喝、用)…
(Definition of keep (sb) off sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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