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keep in touch
1. To maintain contact with another person, especially at intervals so as to remain up to date with each other's lives. My old high school friends and I tried keeping in touch once we graduated, but we all started drifting apart once college got underway. Now, make sure you keep in touch. I want to hear all about your time in Paris!
2. An informal parting phrase, especially with someone one isn't likely to see again anytime soon. OK, Deborah, thank you for your audition. Keep in touch! It was so good to see you again, cousin Jeb—keep in touch!
keep in touch (with someone or something)and remain in touch (with someone or something); stay in touch (with someone or something)
to maintain communications with someone; to maintain up-to-date knowledge about someone or something. After my neighbor moved, we still remained in touch. I want to stay in touch with my office over the someone or something, in any combination weekend.
Keep in touch.
Good-bye. (Sometimes a sarcastic way of saying good-bye to someone one doesn't care about.) Nice talking to you. Keep in touch. Sorry, we can't use you anymore. Keep in touch.
keep in touch
(with someone) Go to in touch (with someone).
be, keep, etc. in ˈtouch (with somebody)communicate with somebody regularly: We are in touch with our central office every day. ♢ I’ve stayed in touch with some of my university friends.
See also: touch
Keep in touch
sent. Good-bye. (Sometimes a sarcastic way of saying good-bye to someone one doesn’t care about.) Sorry, we can’t use you anymore. Keep in touch.