What is another word for holding?

456 synonyms found


[ h_ˈəʊ_l_d_ɪ_ŋ], [ hˈə͡ʊldɪŋ], [ hˈə‍ʊldɪŋ]

Synonyms for Holding:

business (noun) possession (noun) property (noun) believing (verb) commanding (verb) containing (verb) enclosing (verb) gripping (verb) possessing (verb) retaining (verb) stopping (verb) withdrawing (verb) Other synonyms:

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Rhymes for Holding:

  1. scolding, folding, moulding, golding, molding;
  2. unfolding, withholding, upholding, beholding;

Quotes for Holding:

  1. You have to keep your sanity as well as know how to distance yourself from it while still holding onto the reins tightly. That is a very difficult thing to do, but I'm learning. Diahann Carroll.
  2. I started out as a young Ninja and killed all of the Shoguns. I am a Shogun now and I'm holding my spot. There probably won't be another Shogun after this. Shaquille O'Neal.
  3. But the other notion is, we also believe that those folks closest on the ground that we're holding accountable for the results can decide, and ought to evaluate which programs get results. Margaret Spellings.

Idioms of Holding:

  1. leave holding the bag;
  2. leave sm holding the bag;
  3. be left holding the baby;