keep one's word
keep one's word
intransitive verb phrase
1. (idiom) (general) 
a. cumplir con la palabra (idiom) 
Michael is a very reliable person. I know he will keep his word.Michael es una persona muy confiable. Sé que cumplirá con su palabra.
b. cumplir la palabra (idiom) 
You made a promise to your family. You have to keep your word.Hiciste una promesa a tu familia. Debes cumplir tu palabra.
c. mantener la palabra (idiom) 
I kept my word, now you have to keep yours.Mantuve mi palabra y ahora tú tienes que mantener la tuya.
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