keep to oneself

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keep to oneself

  1. idiomaatiline: omaette hoidma. Teistega suhtlemist sihilikult vältima.
    She preferred to keep to herself after her husband died.Ta eelistas hoiduda omaette peale seda, kui ta abikaasa suri.
  2. idiomaatiline: enda teada hoidma. Hoiduma rääkimast või avaldamast.
    • Then he fell to gabbling strange and dreadful things which were not clearly understandable, and which the doctor admonished them to keep to themselves. (Mark Twain, The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg, Chapter IV, 1900)