keep under

verb

to remain or cause to remain below (a surface)
(tr, adverb) to cause to remain unconscious
(tr, adverb) to hold in submission

Nearby words

  1. keep the wolf from the door,
  2. keep time,
  3. keep to,
  4. keep to oneself,
  5. keep track,
  6. keep under one's hat,
  7. keep under wraps,
  8. keep up,
  9. keep watch,
  10. keep your . . .

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