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To create difficulty for the work or activity of
“Management would squabble over available finances which would hold up our progress on the project.”
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To rob
“He decided to hold up a bank out of desperation.”
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To have the ability to endure
“The old castle would hold up well throughout the centuries.”
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To provide support to
“We would build an additional pillar to hold up the old roof of the house.”
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To assign to a later time
“Just hold up on work until we confirm our strategy moving forward.”
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To be able to stand up to scrutiny
“Their views still seem to hold up extremely well.”
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To bring (something) to a standstill
“The unfortunate accident would hold up traffic.”
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To remain indefinitely in existence or in the same state
“The bad weather would hold up for days.”
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