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

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

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


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