hold

  1. the act of grasping
  2. understanding of the nature or meaning or quality or magnitude of something
  3. power by which something or someone is affected or dominated
  4. time during which some action is awaited
  5. a state of being confined (usually for a short time)
  6. a cell in a jail or prison
  7. the appendage to an object that is designed to be held in order to use or move it
  8. the space i......

    HOLD

    A compartment below deck in a large vessel, used solely for carrying cargo

    Hold

    Hold is American slang for without.
    Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/ZH.HTM

    Hold

    Hold is American slang for without.
    Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/ZH.HTM

    hold

    [n] - power by which something or someone is affected or dominated 2. [n] - (archaic) a stronghold 3. [n] - a cell in a jail or prison 4. [v] - have as a major characteristic 5. [v] - contain or hold 6. [v] - remain in a certain state, position, or condition 7. [v] - stop dealing with 8. [v] - keep from departing ...
    Found on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=hold

    hold

    when an action 'freezes', that is remains the same for more than one frame, it is a hold
    Found on http://www.animationpost.co.uk/doping/glossary.htm

    Hold

    Meter HOLD is an external input which is used to stop the A/D process and freeze the display. BCD HOLD is an external input used to freeze the BCD output while allowing the A/D process to continue operation.
    Found on http://www.flowmeterdirectory.com/flowmeter_technical_glossary/flowmeter_te

    Hold

    Hold noun [ Dutch hol hole, hollow. See Hole .] (Nautical) The whole interior portion of a vessel below the lower deck, in which the cargo is stowed.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/H/52

    Hold

    Hold transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Held ; present participle & verbal noun Holding . Holden past participle , is obsolete in elegant writing, though still used in legal language.] [ Middle E...
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/H/52

    Hold

    Hold intransitive verb In general, to keep one's self in a given position or condition; to remain fixed. Hence: 1. Not to move; to halt; to stop; -- mostly in the imperative. « And damned be him that first cries, ' Hold , enough!'» Shak. 2. Not to give way; ...
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/H/53

    Hold

    Hold noun 1. The act of holding, as in or with the hands or arms; the manner of holding, whether firm or loose; seizure; grasp; clasp; gripe; possession; -- often used with the verbs take and lay . « Ne have I not twelve pence within mine hold .» Chaucer.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/H/53

    Hold

    Hold transitive verb -- To hold up . To stop in order to rob, often with the demand to hold up the hands. [ Colloq.]
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/H/53

    hold

    In general, to keep one's self in a given position or condition; to remain fixed. Hence: ... 1. Not to more; to halt; to stop;-mostly in the imperative. 'And damned be him that first cries, 'Hold, enough!'' (Shak) ... 2. Not to give way; not to part or become separated; to remain unbroken or unsubdued. 'Our force by land hath nobly held.' (Shak) .....
    Found on http://www.mondofacto.com/facts/dictionary?hold

    hold

    noun power by which something or someone is affected or dominated; `he has a hold over them`
    Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=hold

    hold

    throw 8 have verb organize or be responsible for; `hold a reception`; `have, throw, or make a party`; `give a course`
    Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=hold

    hold

    take hold verb have or hold in one`s hands or grip; `Hold this bowl for a moment, please`; `A crazy idea took hold of him`
    Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=hold

    hold

    verb aim, point, or direct; `Hold the fire extinguisher directly on the flames`
    Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=hold

    hold

    sustain verb be the physical support of; carry the weight of; `The beam holds up the roof`; `He supported me with one hand while I balanced on the beam`; `What`s holding that mirror?`
    Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=hold

    hold

    verb cause to stop; `Halt the engines`; `Arrest the progress`; `halt the presses`
    Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=hold

    hold

    verb be valid, applicable, or true; `This theory still holds`
    Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=hold

    Hold

    To maintain ownership of a security over a long period of time. 'Hold' is also a recommendation of an analyst who is not positive enough on a stock to recommend a buy, but not negative enough on the stock to recommend a sell.
    Found on http://www.duke.edu/~charvey/Classes/wpg/bfglosh.htm

    Hold

    • (n.) A place of confinement; a prison; confinement; custody; guard. • (n. i.) To derive right or title; -- generally with of. • (v. t.) To prosecute, have, take, or join in, as something which is the result of united action; as to, hold a meeting, a festival, a session, etc.; hence, to direct and bring about officially; to conduct ...
    Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/hold/

    hold

    (from the article `stop`) ...characterized by the momentary blocking (occlusion) of some part of the oral cavity. A completely articulated stop usually has three stages: the ...
    Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/h/61

    Hold

    In music a hold is a character placed over or under a note or rest, and indicating that it is to be prolonged.
    Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/VH.HTM

    hold

    the act of maintaining the state of a set of traffic-carrying devices or a switching path in the busy condition for as long as is required
    Found on http://www.electropedia.org/iev/iev.nsf/display?openform&ievref=714-02-19
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