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  • v. Past participle of withhold

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Examples

  • 13 Gird yourselves, and lament, ye priests: howl, ye ministers of the altar: come, lie all night in sackcloth, ye ministers of my God: for the meat offering and the drink offering is withholden from the house of your

    Commentary on the Whole Bible Volume IV (Isaiah to Malachi)

  • It is an appalling combination and you have to check to make sure it is withholden, even though the result is inauthentic.

    La Hamburgesa (with picture) « Unknowing

  • Preparation of Spirit; and I wot that none had ever gone forth into the Darkness, so long withholden from that which doth weaken and taint the spirit.

    The Night Land

  • Chapter 42 1. Then Job answered the LORD, and said, 2. I know that thou canst do every thing, and that no thought can be withholden from thee.

    Probably Just One Of Those Funny Coincidences

  • Your iniquities have turned away these things, and your sins have withholden good things from you.

    Probably Just One Of Those Funny Coincidences

  • Neither hath oppressed any, hath not withholden the pledge, neither hath spoiled by violence, but hath given his bread to the hungry, and hath covered the naked with a garment

    Probably Just One Of Those Funny Coincidences

  • Gird yourselves, and lament, ye priests: howl, ye ministers of the altar: come, lie all night in sackcloth, ye ministers of my God: for the meat offering and the drink offering is withholden from the house of your God.

    Probably Just One Of Those Funny Coincidences

  • Now therefore, my lord, as the LORD liveth, and as thy soul liveth, seeing the LORD hath withholden thee from coming to shed blood, and from avenging thyself with thine own hand, now let thine enemies, and they that seek evil to my lord, be as Nabal.

    Probably Just One Of Those Funny Coincidences

  • And from the wicked their light is withholden, and the high arm shall be broken.

    Probably Just One Of Those Funny Coincidences

  • Having asked with a good-natured air who of them were blessed with the handsomest boys, every father at once asserted the pretensions of his own, and the contest imperceptibly grew so warm that nothing could have withholden them from coming to blows but their profound reverence for the person of the Caliph.

    The History of the Caliph Vathek

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