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keep your mouth shut

informal
B2 to not talk about something: I don't know whether to tell him what I know or keep my mouth shut.
Translations of “keep your mouth shut”
in Chinese (Traditional) 保持緘默,守口如瓶…
in Chinese (Simplified) 保持缄默,守口如瓶…
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