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  • verb To grasp or grip firmly.
  • verb idiomatic To keep; to store something for someone.
  • verb idiomatic Wait a short while.
  • verb idiomatic To remain loyal.
  • verb idiomatic To persist

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • verb retain possession of
  • verb be persistent, refuse to stop
  • verb stop and wait, as if awaiting further instructions or developments
  • verb hold the phone line open
  • verb hold firmly


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