keep down


keep down (http://definr.com/keep down)

     v 1: place a limit on the number of [syn: number]
     2: put down by force or intimidation; "The government quashes
        any attempt of an uprising"; "China keeps down her
        dissidents very efficiently"; "The rich landowners
        subjugated the peasants working the land" [syn: repress,
         quash, subdue, subjugate, reduce]
     3: manage not to throw up [ant: vomit]