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Meantime she tried to keep down her anxiety by keeping up her anger.

But I'm fightin' hard to keep down my old salt-water temper.

Before sweeping the shop dampen the floor to keep down the dust.

He paused, trying to keep down his rising anger, and failed.

Ross found it hard to keep down his temper at this discourtesy.

One would expect the giants of the deep to keep down their population.

All the pumps in the ship would not keep down such a leak as this.

The floor of the plant had recently been oiled to keep down dust.

Those unemployed are the men who keep down the wages of the workers.

We can keep down behind the shelter of the pile, till we have got most of them out.

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