Meaning of Hold off

English: Hold off
Bangla: আঁকড়াইয়া ধরা, দূরে সরাইয়া রাখা, এড়াইয়া চলা
Hindi: देर करना
Type: Verb / ক্রিয়া / क्रिया

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Definition: 1

to have or keep in the hand; keep fast; grasp: She held the purse in her right hand. He held the child's hand in his.

Definition: 2

to set aside; reserve or retain: to hold merchandise until called for; to hold a reservation.

Definition: 3

to bear, sustain, or support, as with the hands or arms, or by any other means.

Definition: 4

to keep in a specified state, relation, etc.: The preacher held them spellbound.

Definition: 5

to detain: The police held him at the station house.