Definition of keep or stay out of someone's way in English:

keep (or stay) out of someone's way

Avoid someone: he tried to keep out of her way at school
More example sentences
  • Once they have learned that foxes are a source of danger and to be avoided, they should have little difficulty in keeping out of their way.
  • I spent the rest of the tour staying out of his way.
  • When he was drunk, I hid from him and stayed out of his way.
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Pronunciation: ˌhɪpnə(ʊ)ˈpɒmpɪk
relating to the state immediately preceding waking up