keep from entering

See: exclude
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Jamal Lootah, head of national recruitment at du, said his company is trying to keep from entering into bidding wars with others to land nationals.
"They will try to antagonize you to keep from entering into that positive alliance.
"They will try to antagonize you to keep from entering into that positive alliance; they don't want you to like them because you will take away that symptom that is somehow serving a purpose for them," such as prompting some caring attention that may be otherwise lacking in their life, or getting back at an unsatisfactory boss.