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Another word for keep back

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Verb
  1. See also:

    keep

Another word for keep back

Verb
  1. To delay

    See also:

    delay

    hinder

  2. To restrict

      1. To prevent (a person or group) from doing something or acting in a certain way:
      2. To hold, fasten, or secure so as to prevent or limit movement:
      3. To hold back or keep in check; control:
      1. To suppress or restrain a behavioral process, an impulse, or a desire consciously or unconsciously.
      2. (--- Biology) To decrease, limit, or block the action or function of (an enzyme or organ, for example).
      3. (--- Psychology) To suppress or restrain (behavior, an impulse, or a desire) consciously or unconsciously.
  3. To refuse to reveal

    See also:

    hide