Translation of keep from in Spanish:

keep from

phrasal verb

  • 1

    • 1.1(restrain, prevent)

      to keep sb from sth
      • I don't want to keep you from your work no quiero distraerte de / interrumpir tu trabajo
      • to keep sb from -ing
      • try to keep him from working too hard/spending all his money intenta que no trabaje demasiado/que no se gaste todo el dinero
      • nothing can keep you from trying nada te impide intentarlo
      • I managed to keep myself from laughing pude aguantar la risa
      • she could hardly keep herself from nodding off apenas podía mantenerse despierta

    • 1.2(not reveal)

      ocultar
      he kept vital information from us nos ocultó información vital
      • I want you to keep this from your brother no quiero que le digas nada de esto a tu hermano

  • 2

    (refrain)
    to keep from -ing
    • I could hardly keep from crying/laughing apenas si pude contener las lágrimas/aguantar la risa