keep quiet

keep quiet
refrain from speaking or revealing a secret.
quiet

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  • keep quiet — (about (something)) to not talk about something. You know you can trust me to keep quiet. The governor has kept quiet about raising taxes …   New idioms dictionary

  • keep quiet — ► keep quiet refrain from speaking or revealing a secret. Main Entry: ↑quiet …   English terms dictionary

  • keep quiet — index rest (cease from action) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • keep quiet — verb refrain from divulging sensitive information; keep quiet about confidential information Don t tell him any secrets he cannot keep his mouth shut! • Syn: ↑shut one s mouth, ↑keep one s mouth shut • Ant: ↑talk • Verb Frames …   Useful english dictionary

  • keep quiet — verb a) remain silent Granny is asleep, so keep quiet while you play. b) To refrain from talking about something; to keep a secret. Remember its a surprise party, so keep quiet about it …   Wiktionary

  • keep quiet — do not talk, shut up    Will you please keep quiet. You ve said enough …   English idioms

  • keep quiet — remain silent Could you all please keep quiet and listen to the instructor …   Idioms and examples

  • keep quiet about something — keep something quiet phrase to not tell anyone about something Can we trust him to keep quiet about what he’s seen? We’re going to keep her decision quiet for the moment. Thesaurus: to keep something secretsynonym Main entry …   Useful english dictionary

  • keep quiet about something — or keep something quiet to not tell anyone about something Can we trust him to keep quiet about what he s seen? We re going to keep her decision quiet for the moment …   English dictionary

  • keep quiet about something — keep quiet (about (something)) to not talk about something. You know you can trust me to keep quiet. The governor has kept quiet about raising taxes …   New idioms dictionary

  • keep quiet about — keep quiet (about (something)) to not talk about something. You know you can trust me to keep quiet. The governor has kept quiet about raising taxes …   New idioms dictionary

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