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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Keep back; Retain and refrain from granting, giving, or allowing

Usage examples (38)
  • Should the service agreement be suspended or disconnected for any reason then we reserve the right to withhold any payments due.
  • Let her pay off her campaign with the money the women's groups are threatening to withhold from the Obama campaign.
  • In Florida, those dismissals are called withhold of adjudication.
  • They neither give nor withhold from the excess. for more
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