Hold Verb 1 2 3, Past and Past Participle Form Tense of Hold V1 V2 V3
- Grasp, carry, or support with one’s hands.(verb)
- Keep or detain (someone)(verb)
- Remain secure, intact, or in position without breaking or giving way.(verb)
|Verb(V1)||Past Tense(V2)||Past Participle(V3)|
|Verb – es(Ves)||Verb – ing(Ving)|
clasp, hold on to, clutch, grasp, grip, clench, cling to, have in one’s hand, detain, hold in custody, imprison, lock up, shut up, put behind bars, put in prison, put in jail, incarcerate, keep under lock and key, confine, impound, immure, intern, constrain, keep under constraint, have a capacity of, take, have room for, have space for, contain, comprise, possess, have, own, bear, carry, be the owner of, have in one’s possession, be in possession of, have to one’s name, put to one side, put aside, set aside, lay aside, keep back, convene, call, assemble, summon, grip, grasp, clasp, clutch, influence, power, control, dominance, pull, sway, mastery, authority, leverage,
Example Sentences with hold
- We hold a meeting once a month.
- I could hold out against the new reform.
- The president couldn’t hold back his anger any longer.
- Most of them didn’t hold without theory.
- Let’s hold over this discussion until our next meeting.
- Don’t hold out on me. I need your help.
- I can’t hold it anymore.
- How could you hold down the situation?
- I can’t get a hold of Samuel.
- Why were you holding everyone up?
- If particular care and attention is not paid to the ladies, we are determined to foment a rebellion, and will not hold ourselves bound by any laws in which we have no voice or representation.
- The surest way to corrupt a youth is to instruct him to hold in higher esteem those who think alike than those who think differently.
- Can you hold my hand?
- They’ll hold on another minute, then They’ll have to go.
- I don’t hold with their plans.
- They will have to hold over these books until next week.
- They don’t hold out much hope that the price will fall.
- Grab a hold of the rope.
- He was in a precarious position himself, straddling the rail as he tried to lean over far enough to get me and actually hold onto me.
- The words were on their way, and when they arrived, she would hold them in her hands like the clouds, and she would wring them out like the rain.
- The worst part of holding the memories is not the pain. It’s the loneliness of it. Memories need to be shared.
- The bottle Steve was holding had a purple label.
- What a marshmallow. You should hold out for someone with a stronger stomach. Someone who laughs at the gore that makes weaker men vomit.
- The cave you fear to enter holds the treasure you seek.
- A mountain keeps an echo deep inside. That’s how I hold your voice.
- Hope is a powerful thing. Some say it’s a different breed of magic altogether. Elusive, difficult to hold on to. But not much is needed.
- I never trust people with no appetite. It’s like they’re always holding something back on you.
- I thought once that gods are the opposite of death, but I see now they are more dead than anything, for they are unchanging, and can hold nothing in their hands.
- When you’re at the end of your rope, tie a knot and hold on.
- This knot will not hold.