hold out definition

  • verb:
    • to put up (one thing) out; to give (anything) forward.
    • To wait, or refuse assured to getting anything better (from a negotiation, etc.)
    • To endure, withstand.
    • To withhold one thing.
    • setting one thing apart or save yourself it for later on.
  • noun:
    • alternate spelling of holdout..

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