Verb: keep away Meaning: Don’t allow someone near something Medicines should always be KEPT AWAY from children.
Verb: keep down Meaning: Not vomit The food was so horrible that I struggled to KEEP it DOWN.
Verb: keep from Meaning: Control yourself, refrain I couldn’t KEEP FROM arguing with her.
Verb: keep in Meaning: Not allow someone out The teacher KEPT the students IN after school because they had misbehaved.
Verb: keep in with Meaning: Maintain good relations, stay on good terms with someone I like to KEEP IN WITH the school inspectors.