held - meaning in Marathi

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Pronunciation of hold

होल्ड

 

  1. धरावे

noun 

  1. पकड (f)
  2. पगडा (m)

verb 

  1. धरणे
  2. बाळगणे

Inflected forms

holds (noun plural)
held (verb past tense)
holding (verb present participle)
holds (verb present tense)

Definitions and Meaning of hold in English

hold - noun
  1. the act of grasping
    Examples
    - he has a strong grip for an old man
    - she kept a firm hold on the railing
  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
    Example
    - he ordered a hold in the action
  5. a state of being confined (usually for a short time)
    Examples
    - the prisoner is on hold
    - he is in the custody of police
  6. a stronghold
  7. a cell in a jail or prison
  8. the appendage to an object that is designed to be held in order to use or move it
    Example
    - it was an old briefcase but it still had a good grip
  9. the space in a ship or aircraft for storing cargo
hold - verb
  1. keep in a certain state, position, or activity; e.g.,
    Examples
    - hold in place
    - She always held herself as a lady
    - The students keep me on my toes
  2. have or hold in one's hands or grip
    Example
    - A crazy idea took hold of him
  3. organize or be responsible for
    Examples
    - have, throw, or make a party
    - give a course
  4. have or possess, either in a concrete or an abstract sense
    Examples
    - He has got two beautiful daughters
    - She holds a Master's degree from Harvard
  5. keep in mind or convey as a conviction or view
    Examples
    - view as important
    - hold these truths to be self-evident
    - I hold him personally responsible
  6. maintain (a theory, thoughts, or feelings)
    Examples
    - entertain interesting notions
    - harbor a resentment
  7. to close within bounds, limit or hold back from movement
    Examples
    - About a dozen animals were held inside the stockade
    - The illegal immigrants were held at a detention center
    - The terrorists held the journalists for ransom
  8. secure and keep for possible future use or application
    Example
    - I reserve the right to disagree
  9. have rightfully; of rights, titles, and offices
    Example
    - He held the governorship for almost a decade
  10. be the physical support of; carry the weight of
    Examples
    - He supported me with one hand while I balanced on the beam
    - What's holding that mirror?
  11. contain or hold; have within
    Examples
    - The canteen holds fresh water
    - This can contains water
  12. have room for; hold without crowding
    Examples
    - The theater admits 300 people
    - The auditorium can't hold more than 500 people
  13. remain in a certain state, position, or condition
    Example
    - They held on the road and kept marching
  14. support or hold in a certain manner
    Example
    - He carried himself upright
  15. be valid, applicable, or true
  16. assert or affirm
  17. have as a major characteristic
    Example
    - The book holds in store much valuable advise
  18. be capable of holding or containing
    Example
    - The flask holds one gallon
  19. arrange for and reserve (something for someone else) in advance
    Examples
    - The agent booked tickets to the show for the whole family
    - please hold a table at Maxim's
  20. protect against a challenge or attack
    Example
    - Hold the bridge against the enemy's attacks
  21. bind by an obligation; cause to be indebted
    Example
    - I'll hold you by your promise
  22. hold the attention of
    Examples
    - This story held our interest
    - She can hold an audience spellbound
  23. remain committed to
  24. resist or confront with resistance
    Examples
    - The new material withstands even the greatest wear and tear
    - The bridge held
  25. be pertinent or relevant or applicable
    Examples
    - This theory holds for all irrational numbers
    - The same rules go for everyone
  26. stop dealing with
  27. lessen the intensity of; temper; hold in restraint; hold or keep within limits
    Examples
    - hold your tongue
    - hold your temper
    - control your anger
  28. keep from departing
    Example
    - Hold the horse
  29. take and maintain control over, often by violent means
  30. cause to stop
    Examples
    - Arrest the progress
    - halt the presses
  31. cover as for protection against noise or smell
    Example
    - hold one's nose
  32. drink alcohol without showing ill effects
    Example
    - he had drunk more than he could carry
  33. aim, point, or direct
  34. declare to be
    Example
    - judge held that the defendant was innocent
  35. be in accord; be in agreement
    Examples
    - I can't agree with you!
    - I hold with those who say life is sacred
    - Both philosophers concord on this point
  36. keep from exhaling or expelling

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