keep inside

keep something inside

((of) one(self)) Go to hold something in.
See also: inside, keep

keep inside (of something)

to remain inside of something, usually a shelter, house, etc. (Of is usually retained before pronouns.) Please keep inside of the house while it's raining. I want you to keep inside.
See also: inside, keep
References in classic literature ?
"Yes, they slow daown one turn o' their blame propeller," said Dan, applying himself to Manuel's conch, "fer to keep inside the law, an' that's consolin' when we're all at the bottom.
On the way, a dispute broke out between them and the defendant pointed a gun that he used to keep inside his vehicle, towards his friend and fired, injuring him.
And god, how amazing are the things you keep inside your head-your ideas, your works, your thoughts, and everything else that defies the most brilliant of the brilliant.
Neighbourhood Inspector Tony Carty, of Southwick Neighbourhood Policing Team, said: "The value of items people keep inside their shed quickly adds up and it might come to more than they realise.
The Mavericks improved 18-13 to keep inside the top-18 while the T-Wolves remain outside the playoff picture at 15-16.
You were the kind of husband who played a special part in all the happy memories I keep inside my heart.
Let's get rid of five-star prisons too - make prisoners work for their keep inside.
Many hard working people dont have the option to keep inside to protect themselves from the sun.
"When you deal with the body, there's a lot of pain people keep inside, and a lot is based on how they feel about themselves from an early age.
"Because we don't plan to work forever and assuming that my son, Avery, 12, has an interest in taking on the business, the long-term strategy is to slowly start transferring shares out of our beneficiary interests, which we keep inside of a living trust." Created during a person's lifetime, a living trust holds property--cash, securities, real estate and other assets--that is eventually transferred to a trustee on behalf of the grantor's beneficiaries.
Treasured birthday memories of my dearly loved husband Tommy on his 74th birthday, someone very special is on my mind today, someone who meant everything in every single way, for you were the kind of husband who played such a special part, of all the happy memories I keep inside my heart, happy birthday Tommy, God bless, deeply missed, loved forever wife Betty.xx BRYCE (Walker).
People in the surrounding area were warned to keep inside and keep all their doors and windows closed.