How to use hold against in a sentence

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Sentence Examples
Her fingernails clawed at the rock, straining to keep hold against the vehement wind.
I also pick up two kangris, clay lamps that Kashmiris fill with glowing charcoals and hold against their bodies, inside their feyrans, in the cold of winter.
However, that is a bit misguided as something to hold against CrossFit as a whole.
They are lower than any pragmatists, and what they hold against Objectivism is morality.
It is not hard to guess where such a deadly hatred comes from that they hold against me.
Examples from Classical Literature
The same objections do not hold against the internal use of cool or cold liquids.
It is entered by a narrow passage which one man could hold against an army.
The Gate is as strong to hold against an enemy from within as from without.
The rebels installed themselves in the city of Bayamo, which for several weeks they contrived to hold against the enemy.
They were safe, for it was a place that ten could hold against ten hundred.
If you delay too long, if you give any one a hold against you, I can answer for nothing.
The only thing I hold against her is that she never told me.
Pickett formed a new line, which he endeavored to hold against the Fifth.
They will be the hostages which we will hold against your own good faith.
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