Supply with up-to-date information, as in Keep me posted about your new job. This usage alludes to the accounting practice of posting the latest figures in a ledger. [Early 1800s]
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discipline, disclose, educate, brief, guide, tutor, train, notify, advise, tell, fit, provide, fix, gird, equip, brace, arrange, reveal, instruct, confess
- keep one's wits about one,
- keep one's word,
- keep oneself to oneself,
- keep out,
- keep pace,
- keep quiet,
- keep tabs on,
- keep the ball rolling,
- keep the lid on,
- keep the peace
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