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Verb: keep back
Meaning: to hide something.
Translation: прятать, придержать
I will keep nothing back from you.
She could not keep back a smile.
He tried to keep back his tears.
The child’s face worked as she tried to keep back the tears.
Why have you kept such an excellent wine back till now?
It appeared that she was trying to keep back tears.
He tried to keep the secret back from us.
He kept back the part about himself.
The misery was too much for the readers to keep back their tears.
Meaning: to keep at a distance.
Translation: держать на расстоянии
The police warned us to keep back.
The levee kept the floodwater back.
A bank was built to keep back the water of the river.
After the accident, the police told the crowd to keep back.
Meaning: Maintain a safe distance
Translation: поддерживать безопасную дистанцию
The police told the crowd to KEEP BACK from the fire.