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Verb: keep out  keep awt
  1. Prevent from entering; shut out
    "This policy keeps out people who have a criminal record from entering the country";
    - exclude, shut out, shut
     
  2. Remain outside

Derived forms: kept out, keeping out, keeps out

See also: keep

Type of: keep, prevent, remain, rest, stay

Encyclopedia: Keep out