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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To have carried in one's hands.

Usage examples (30)
  • Enemy-held territory
  • The Supreme Court recently held that the Geneva Conventions apply to all U. S.-held detainees.
  • Although her expression held no anger, her tone was not one of forgiveness.
  • A source said: "The label held the song back to make it as great as possible." for more
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