Значение идиомы keep one’s nose clean

[keep one’s nose clean] {v. phr.}, {slang} To stay out of trouble;do only what you should do.

The boss said Jim could have the job aslong as he kept his nose clean and worked hard.

The policemanwarned the boys to keep their noses clean unless they wanted to go tojail.

Compare: STEER CLEAR OF.


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