Definition of 'keep at'
Example sentences containing 'keep at'
`There's been some pressure,' he said, to get some thinking time, to keep at bay what was coming out in the room.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
There were other signs, too, that he did his best to keep at bay.EVERVILLE (2002) THE HELLBOUND HEART (2002)
With eight planes in preload status, that means he'll need to keep at least ten, maybe twelve planes with tanks on the line.CHAINS OF COMMAND (2002)
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Definition of keep at from the Collins English Dictionary