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Verb
Present participle for to create difficulty for the work or activity of
“Management would squabble over available finances which would hold up our progress on the project.”
Verb
Present participle for to rob
“He decided to hold up a bank out of desperation.”
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Present participle for to have the ability to endure
“The old castle would hold up well throughout the centuries.”
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Present participle for to provide support to
“We would build an additional pillar to hold up the old roof of the house.”
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Present participle for to assign to a later time
“Just hold up on work until we confirm our strategy moving forward.”
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Present participle for to be able to stand up to scrutiny
“Their views still seem to hold up extremely well.”
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Present participle for to bring (something) to a standstill
“The unfortunate accident would hold up traffic.”
Verb
Present participle for to remain indefinitely in existence or in the same state
“The bad weather would hold up for days.”
Noun
Disturbance or problems which interrupt an event, activity, or process
Noun
The strengthening structure or material employed in reinforced concrete or plastic
Noun
The ability to withstand prolonged hardship
Adjective
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