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keep (one) posted

To continue to inform someone about something so that they have current information. Congratulations on getting that interview! Keep me posted on how it goes! Right now, her condition is stable. We promise to keep you posted as she improves.
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keep someone posted

Fig. to keep someone informed (of what is happening); to keep someone up to date. If the price of corn goes up, I need to know. Please keep me posted. Keep her posted about the patient's status.
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keep posted

Supply with up-to-date information, as in Keep me posted about your new job. This usage alludes to the accounting practice of posting the latest figures in a ledger. [Early 1800s]
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keep someone posted

COMMON If you keep someone posted, you continue giving them the latest information about a situation. She made me promise to keep her posted on developments. I'll keep you posted with what's happening.
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keep someone posted

keep someone informed of the latest developments.
Posted-up was a mid 19th-century Americanism meaning ‘well informed’.
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keep somebody ˈposted (on/of/about something)

(informal) keep somebody informed: There’s no news at the moment, but I’ll keep you posted.He said he’d keep me posted of his movements.
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An exiled dissident said only two people are kept posted about Saddam's whereabouts - his son Qusai, who commands the Republican Guard and heads the president's security, and his private secretary, Abed Hameed Hmoud, a member of Saddam's Tikriti clan.
Above all, this website is a fast and relevant source of first-hand information at any time designed for everyone to be kept posted in a simple and inexpensive way," he said.
EU diplomats were also kept posted on the findings of a recent meeting
ISLAMABAD, 17 March , 2009 (Frontier Star) -- President Asif Ali Zardari advised the Frontiers provincial government to immediately undertake the payment of compensation money to the heirs of the victims of militancy and asked that his office be kept posted with the progress on a daily basis.