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Phrasal Verbs beginning with HOLD :
: wait (especially on the telephone)
Would you like to speak to Mr. Mukherjee? Please hold on for a moment.
: offer (promise or hope)
The doctor did not hold out much hope that the patient would recover.
: (of something old or worn out) last or continue to function
I hope the engine will hold out till we get home.
: move to a later date or postpone
Let us hold the matter over until the next meeting.
I’m sorry I’m late. I was held up at the office.
: stop in order to rob
Two armed men held up the bus and took all the money.
Phrasal Verbs beginning with HOLD
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