45 Definitions of Hold

The definition of hold, the meaning of the word Hold:

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  • n. - The act of grasping
  • n. - Understanding of the nature or meaning or quality or magnitude of something
  • n. - Power by which something or someone is affected or dominated
  • n. - Time during which some action is awaited
  • n. - A state of being confined (usually for a short time)
  • n. - A stronghold
  • n. - A cell in a jail or prison
  • n. - The appendage to an object that is designed to be held in order to use or move it
  • n. - The space in a ship or aircraft for storing cargo
  • v. - Keep in a certain state, position, or activity; e.g., "keep clean"
  • v. - Have or hold in one's hands or grip
  • v. - Organize or be responsible for
  • v. - Have or possess, either in a concrete or an abstract sense
  • v. - Keep in mind or convey as a conviction or view
  • v. - Maintain (a theory, thoughts, or feelings)
  • v. - To close within bounds, limit or hold back from movement
  • v. - Secure and keep for possible future use or application
  • v. - Have rightfully; of rights, titles, and offices
  • v. - Be the physical support of; carry the weight of
  • v. - Contain or hold; have within
  • v. - Have room for; hold without crowding
  • v. - Remain in a certain state, position, or condition
  • v. - Support or hold in a certain manner
  • v. - Be valid, applicable, or true
  • v. - Assert or affirm
  • v. - Have as a major characteristic
  • v. - Be capable of holding or containing
  • v. - Arrange for and reserve (something for someone else) in advance
  • v. - Protect against a challenge or attack
  • v. - Bind by an obligation; cause to be indebted
  • v. - Hold the attention of
  • v. - Remain committed to
  • v. - Resist or confront with resistance
  • v. - Be pertinent or relevant or applicable
  • v. - Stop dealing with
  • v. - Lessen the intensity of; temper; hold in restraint; hold or keep within limits
  • v. - Keep from departing
  • v. - Take and maintain control over, often by violent means
  • v. - Cause to stop
  • v. - Cover as for protection against noise or smell
  • v. - Drink alcohol without showing ill effects
  • v. - Aim, point, or direct
  • v. - Declare to be
  • v. - Be in accord; be in agreement
  • v. - Keep from exhaling or expelling

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Hold is worth 8 points in Scrabble, and 8 points in Words with Friends

There are 4 letters in hold: D H L O

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8 words found using the letters in "Hold"

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