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