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Thesaurus / keep at bay
FEEDBACK
  • as infight back/fight off
  • as inhold the line
  • as inrebuff
  • as inrepel
  • as inward/ward off

synonyms for keep at bay

  • beat off
  • bottle up
  • check
  • contain
  • control
  • curb
  • fend off
  • hold at bay
  • hold back
  • oppose
  • put up fight
  • repel
  • reply
  • repress
  • repulse
  • resist
  • restrain
  • retaliate
  • stave off
  • ward off
  • chide
  • deny
  • dismiss
  • disregard
  • fend off
  • ignore
  • oppose
  • rebuke
  • refuse
  • reject
  • repudiate
  • resist
  • snub
  • spurn
  • turn down
  • check
  • cross
  • cut
  • decline
  • disallow
  • discourage
  • neglect
  • repel
  • reprove
  • repulse
  • slight
  • beat off
  • brush off
  • cold-shoulder
  • hold off
  • keep at a distance
  • keep at arm's length
  • lash out at
  • not hear of
  • pass up
  • push back
  • put in one's place
  • put off
  • send away
  • stave off
  • tell off
  • ward off
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antonyms for keep at bay

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  • give in
  • give up
  • surrender
  • yield
    • accept
    • acknowledge
    • admit
    • allow
    • approve
    • compliment
    • go along
    • grant
    • note
    • OK
    • pay attention
    • praise
    • regard
    • sanction
    • welcome
    • aid
    • assist
    • attract
    • help
    • permit
    • hug
    • include
    • take in
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    WORDS RELATED TO KEEP AT BAY

    • beat off
    • bottle up
    • check
    • contain
    • control
    • curb
    • fend off
    • hold at bay
    • hold back
    • keep at bay
    • oppose
    • put up fight
    • repel
    • reply
    • repress
    • repulse
    • resist
    • restrain
    • retaliate
    • stave off
    • ward off
    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.