How to use hold over in a sentence

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Well, even though he was executed 122 years ago, bushranger Ned Kelly continues to have a strange hold over the nation's imagination.
Gaitskell performed effectively in Parliament over the Suez crisis and confirmed his hold over the party.
Since the public has lost faith in ideology, politicians must now use fear in order to maintain their hold over the masses.
The lead aircraft coordinated a climb with the tower controller to hold over the airport at 2,500 feet.
Upper houses have only one hold over governments, their ability to withhold assent from government legislation.
The Servant is a savage indictment of the English class system, and its waning hold over all aspects of the working and cultural life of Britain.
Before a blow was struck the capitalists had established their economic and ideological hold over the aristocracy.
Lay whole peppers on a hot grill, under a broiler, or on a stovetop grill, or hold over a gas flame.
He caught Gilchrist plumb in front with the second delivery of the day to restore his hold over one of the game's most dangerous batsmen.
Over the summer we had a post about the power internet message boards hold over the making of movies.
The first will be opened later this month and the developer plans to enlarge the marinas so they may hold over 30 boats in the future.
People will now vote for whom they are told, forced to vote by people who have a hold over them.
Dembski's anti-extrapolationism seems a lot like saying that, while Kepler's laws might hold on any given day, they don't hold over whole years.
He has a psychosexual hold over her that is intentionally fraught with peril for the audience.
The court might be reasoning that she still has some psychological hold over the young man, or that being with him is emotionally bad for her or for him.
Japanese arts and crafts exercised such a hold over European and American imaginations that in the late 19th century there was a craze for everything from fans to porcelain.
Melanie is thrust into an unfamiliar family full of secrets, where Uncle Phillip pulls the strings, creating a tyrannical hold over the household.
Its strength does not lie in the ecumenic compass of a single voice, in a lingua franca's paradoxically disenfranchising hold over the many.
The League had this hold over the royalty because of the loans the Hansa had made to the royalty and the large debt the kings were carrying.
In 1900 the company's territory came under the control of the British government, which moved to consolidate its hold over the area of modern Nigeria.
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It was too good an opportunity to get a hold over the boy for Agno to misplay it.
An incoming tenant suing an outgoing tenant for liability for hold over is a very new concept.
If we have a reticle that subtends on the vertical stadia in either minutes or mils, we can hold over and still be effective out to several hundred yards with practice.
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