What is another word for hold?

227 synonyms found


[ h_ˈəʊ_l_d], [ hˈə͡ʊld], [ hˈə‍ʊld]

Synonyms for Hold:

command (noun) believe (verb) command (verb) contain (verb) enclose (verb) grip (verb) possess (verb) retain (verb) stop (verb) withdraw (verb) Other synonyms:

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Rhymes for Hold:

  1. told, rolled, bowled, polled, gold, tolled, cold, bold, sold, scold, old, fold, mould, strolled, mold, doled;
  2. unsold, enfold, cajoled, withhold, extolled, paroled, consoled, behold, twofold, remold, uphold, enrolled, unfold, untold, foretold, controlled;
  3. uncontrolled, undersold, oversold;

Quotes for Hold:

  1. As to honor- you know- it's a very fine mediaeval inheritance which women never got hold of. It wasn't theirs. Joseph Conrad.
  2. I was hanging out with no one under 21. I thought that if I really wanted to fit in I had to... show them that I was in a way just as adult as they were, 'cause I could hold my own just as well as they could, if not better. Jack Osbourne.
  3. You will launch many projects, but have time to finish only a few. So think, plan, develop, launch and tap good people to be responsible. Give them authority and hold them accountable. Trying to do too much yourself creates a bottleneck. Donald Rumsfeld.

Idioms of Hold:

  1. not hold your liquor;
  2. hold a gun to sb's head;
  3. hold sth in abeyance;