How to use holdover in a sentence

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Should we, then, see Julian simply as a holdover from the premodern sacred cosmos?
A holdover from Italian occupation in the south is a love for pasta and marinara sauce.
Was he trying to write in her style or is it a holdover or are they just simplifying things for us?
The entrees tend to be overworked and overembellished, perhaps a holdover from the chef's stint doing fancy hotel food.
One thing I've learned over the years is the older the traveler, the better dressed he is, a holdover from the era when you dressed up to fly.
My mother was used to waiting on her since Ann was a holdover from the days when my family owned and operated a pizza shop.
For her, he is a holdover from the nineteenth century, not a modern artist.
Rue, of course, is a holdover from Lebanon's time as a French protectorate.
But in reality, Daylight Savings Time is an archaic holdover from a time when people relied on candles all the time.
It's still a very entertaining commentary, with plenty of info and laughs, but it too is a holdover from previous releases, originally recorded for the laserdisc.
Recently, the role has been expanded, asking for NATO troops to sally forth and actively pursue badmashes, bandits and holdover terrorists elsewhere.
Perched atop a mountain of wavy, pulled-back hair is a mangled ball of manliness, a holdover from the days of the samurai.
The only visual extravagance is the bright yellow sofa on which we both sit, a holdover from the previous occupant.
The new quarters are a former warehouse for the storage of windowpanes, a curious holdover from a time when the fear of a Communist blockade led to massive hoarding.
The only Arabist with real knowledge of the country was a holdover from the previous administration.
There was speculation she would clash with flinty GOP holdover Defense Secretary Bob Gates.
Unfortunately, there are only five of them, and one is a holdover from the first game.
I remember thinking that it looked like a holdover from the disco days.
No, Little hasn't officially decided whether newly signed center fielder Juan Pierre or holdover shortstop Rafael Furcal will lead off.
Has never faded, my true ding an sich, holdover, throwback, tetchy nihilist a-muzz with love and narcotherapy.
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