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HOLD

'HOLD' is a 4 letter word starting with H and ending with D

Crossword clues for 'HOLD'

ClueAnswer

Ship's cargo area (4)HOLD
"Please ___" (operator's request) (4)
Wait on the phone (4)
A caller may be on this (4)
Frustrating thing to be on (4)
Business phone button (4)
Office telephone button (4)
Ship's storage area (4)
Wrestling maneuver (4)
Shipboard storage place (4)
Interior of a cargo ship (4)
Grab onto (4)

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for HOLD

We hope that the following list of synonyms for the word hold will help you to finish your crossword today. We've arranged the synonyms in length order so that they are easier to find.

2 letter words

BE - DO - GO

3 letter words

BAR - BAY - BIN - BOX - DOT - END - HUG - LIE - MEW - MUG - NIP - OWN - PEN - PEW - PUT - ROB - RUN - SAY - SET - TIE - VAT

4 letter words

AVER - AVOW - BACK - BANK - BEAR - BIDE - BIND - BITE - CAGE - CALL - CARE - CELL - CLIP - CLOT - COOL - COOP - CORK - COUP - CRIB - CURB - DEEM - DENY - DO IT - DOCK - DUMP - FARE - FEEL - FEUD - FILL - FIRM - FORT - GO ON - GRAB - GRIP - HAFT - HALT - HAND - HAVE - HEAP - HELM - HIDE - HOLD - HOLE - JAIL - KEEP - LAST - LEAD - LIVE - LOCK - MARK - MASS - MEET - MOTE - PASS - PEEL - PINE - POST - PROP - PULL - QUIT - RACK - RAIL - RATH - REIN - RICK - RULE - SAVE - SEAT - SHOW - SIGN - SLUR - SNUB - SPAN - STAY - STOP - SWAY - TAKE - TANK - TRAP - TROW - URGE - VIEW - WAIT - WARD - WASH - WEAR - WEEN - WORK

5 letter words

ABIDE - ABORT - ADMIT - ALLOW - AMASS - APPLY - ARGUE - ATTIC - AVAIL - AVOID - BELAY - BESET - BOAST - BOOTH - BOSOM - BOX UP - BRACE - BUNCH - CARRY - CATCH - CEASE - CHARM - CHECK - CHEST - CLAIM - CLAMP - CLASP - CLASS - CLAWS - CLING - CLOUT - COUNT - COVER - CRATE - CRYPT - DEFER - DELAY - DEPOT - DOMPT - DRIVE - DWELL - ENJOY - EXIST - FANCY - FAVOR - FORCE - FORGO - GET BY - GO OUT - GRASP - GRIPE - GUARD - GUESS - HANDS - HELVE - HEM IN - HOARD - HUTCH - IMPEL - JUDGE - LAY UP - LEASE - LODGE - MEW UP - MOTTE - NURSE - OCCUR - OFFER - OPINE - ORATE - PAUSE - PEN UP - PERCH - POUND - POWER - PRESA - PUT IT - PUT UP - RANGE - REACH - REIGN - REPEL - RUN ON - SCRUB - SEGNO - SEIZE - SENSE - SERVE - SHELF - SHORE - SPARE - SPEAK - SQUAT - STACK - STALL - STAND - STATE - STICK - STOCK - STORE - SWEEP - SWELL - TARRY - THINK - TITLE - TOWER - VAULT

6 letter words

ABSORB - ACCENT - ADHERE - AFFIRM - ALLEGE - ANCHOR - ANSWER - ARMORY - ARREST - ASSERT - ASSUME - AVOUCH - BACK UP - BE TRUE - BEAR UP - BRIDLE - BUNKER - BUOY UP - CANCEL - CASTLE - CAVITY - CELLAR - CEMENT - CHARGE - CLEAVE - CLENCH - CLINCH - CLOSET - CLUTCH - COHERE - COLONY - COMPEL - COOP IN - COOP UP - CORK UP - CRADLE - CREDIT - CRUTCH - CUDDLE - CUSTOS - DE JURE - DESIST - DETAIN - DIRECT - DONJON - DRAWER - DROP IT - EFFECT - EMBODY - ENCAGE - ENDURE - ENFOLD - ENGAGE - ENJOIN - EQUATE - ESTEEM - EXPECT - EXTEND - FAVOUR - FEODUM - FILL IN - FIRM UP - FONDLE - FOSTER - FREEZE - GARNER - GODOWN - GOVERN - HACK IT - HANDLE - HANG ON - HARBOR - HEAP UP - HINDER - HOLD AS - HOLD IN - HOLD ON - HOLD UP - HOLDER - HOLLOW - IMMURE - IMPEDE - INSIST - JUST DO - KEEP IN - KEEP ON - KEEP UP - LAY FEE - LAY OFF - LIVE ON - LOCKER - LOOK ON - MANAGE - MANGER - MOMENT - OBSESS - OBTAIN - OCCUPY - OPIATE - OWNING - PILE UP - PILLOW - PULL IN - PUT OFF - RAIL IN - REBUFF - RECKON - REDUCE - REFUSE - REGARD - REIN IN - REMAIN - REPUTE - RESIST - RETAIN - RETARD - SAVE UP - SEAL UP - SEISIN - SHUT IN - SHUT UP - SLOW UP - SNATCH - SOCAGE - SPREAD - STANCE - STAY ON - STEADY - SUBMIT - SYMBOL - TAKE IN - TAKE IT - TAKE UP - TALONS - TENDER - TENURE - UPBEAR - UPHOLD - UPKEEP - VIEW AS - WALL IN - WAYLAY - WEIGHT

7 letter words

ABANDON - ABSTAIN - ACCOUNT - ADJUDGE - ADVANCE - AGREE TO - ALODIUM - ARSENAL - ASSEVER - BACKLOG - BALANCE - BALLAST - BASTION - BE FOUND - BE THERE - BEAR HUG - BELIEVE - BOLSTER - BREATHE - BURGAGE - BUTTERY - CAPTURE - CARRY ON - CATCH UP - CELLULE - CHAMBER - CHERISH - CITADEL - CLING TO - CLUSTER - COAL BIN - COLLECT - COMMAND - CONCEAL - CONDONE - CONDUCT - CONFINE - CONGEAL - CONTAIN - CONTEND - CONVENE - CONVOKE - COOL OFF - COUNT IN - CURTAIL - CUSHION - CUSTODY - DARESAY - DE FACTO - DECLAIM - DECLARE - DISPLAY - DRAGNET - EMBOSOM - EMBRACE - ENCHANT - ENCLOSE - ENGROSS - ENTHRAL - ENVIRON - EXHIBIT - EXPRESS - FEE FIEF - FEE TAIL - FENCE IN - FEND OFF - FERMATA - FIEFDOM - FILL OUT - FOOTING - FORBEAR - FULFILL - GRAPPLE - HARBOUR - HOARD UP - HOLD OFF - HOLD OUT - HOLDING - IMAGINE - IMMERSE - IMPOUND - INCLUDE - INHIBIT - INVOLVE - KEEP OFF - KEEP OUT - KEEPING - LAST OUT - LAY DOWN - LIBRARY - MAGASIN - MANDATE - MASTERY - MEASURE - NABBING - NURTURE - OPERATE - PERDURE - PERSIST - PILLBOX - PIN DOWN - POSSESS - POTENCY - PRESENT - PRESUME - PREVAIL - PROFESS - PROFFER - PROLONG - PROPOSE - PROTEST - QUALIFY - RECEIVE - REFRAIN - REPRESS - REPULSE - RESERVE - SATISFY - SECRETE - SEIZURE - SET BACK - SET DOWN - SHACKLE - SHORE UP - SPEAK UP - SQUAT ON - SQUEEZE - STAND ON - STAND UP - STAY PUT - STICK TO - STICK UP - STOCK UP - STORAGE - STORE UP - STRETCH - SUASION - SUBSIST - SUFFICE - SUPPORT - SUPPOSE - SURMISE - SURVIVE - SUSPECT - SUSPEND - SUSTAIN - TAKE FOR - TENANCY - THINK OF - TOEHOLD - USUCAPT

8 letter words

ADHERE TO - ANNOUNCE - ARCHIVES - ASSEMBLE - BASEMENT - BE AFRAID - BE EXTANT - BOOKCASE - BOTTLE UP - BUTTRESS - CATCHING - CHARISMA - CLEAVE TO - CLINGING - CLOISTER - CLUTCHES - COMPLETE - COMPRISE - CONCEIVE - CONSIDER - CONTINUE - CUMULATE - CUPBOARD - CUT IT OUT - DEFY TIME - DIMINISH - DOMINION - EMINENCE - ENCIRCLE - ENGAGE IN - ENTHRALL - ENVISAGE - ESTIMATE - EXERCISE - FASTHOLD - FASTNESS - FIRM HOLD - FOOTHOLD - FOOTRAIL - FOOTREST - FORTRESS - FREEHOLD - FREEZE TO - FUNCTION - GARNER UP - GARRISON - GIVE OVER - GO AROUND - GRABBING - GUARDING - HANDHOLD - HANG FIRE - HANG ON TO - HARANGUE - HOLD BACK - HOLD DOWN - HOLD FAST - HOLD GOOD - HOLD ON TO - HOLD OVER - HOLD TRUE - HOLD WITH - IMPRISON - INTEREST - IRON GRIP - IRON HAND - KEEP BACK - KEEP FROM - LAST LONG - LEAVE OFF - LENGTHEN - LEVERAGE - LIGATURE - LOOK UPON - MAGAZINE - MAINSTAY - MAINTAIN - MARTELLO - NAIL DOWN - NOT LET GO - NOTATION - POSTPONE - PRESERVE - PRESSURE - PRESTIGE - PROCLAIM - PROHIBIT - PROPERTY - PROPOUND - PROTRACT - PROVE OUT - PURCHASE - REACH OUT - RECKON IN - RENOUNCE - RESTRAIN - RESTRICT - RETRENCH - SAFEHOLD - SHOULDER - SLOW DOWN - SOLIDIFY - SPEAK OUT - SQUIRREL - STAND FOR - STANDING - STRADDLE - STRAITEN - SUBLEASE - SUPPRESS - SURROUND - TAKING IN - TENANTRY - TIDE OVER - TRACTION - TRANSFIX - TREASURE - TREASURY - UNDERLIE - UNDERPIN - UNDERSET - VINCULUM - WEAR WELL - WHIP HAND - WITHHOLD

9 letter words

ABDUCTION - ACCOUNT AS - ACROPOLIS - ADVANTAGE - AGREE WITH - APPROVE OF - AUTHORITY - BE EQUAL TO - BE MET WITH - BE PRESENT - BE THE CASE - BEACHHEAD - BOLSTER UP - CAPTIVATE - CARGO AREA - CARGO DOCK - CELEBRATE - CELLARAGE - CHARACTER - COAGULATE - COLLARING - CONSTRAIN - DEATH GRIP - DOMINANCE - ENCOMPASS - ENTERTAIN - ENUNCIATE - EXCHEQUER - FASCINATE - FEE SIMPLE - FOOTPLATE - GAVELKIND - GLORY HOLE - HANDCLASP - HAVE BEING - HAVE PLACE - HOLD AT BAY - HOLD FORTH - HOLD TIGHT - HOLD WATER - HYPNOTISE - HYPNOTIZE - INFATUATE - INFLUENCE - KEEP ALIVE - KEEP GOING - LEASEHOLD - MAGNETISM - MANIFESTO - MESMERIZE - OCCUPANCY - PEEL TOWER - PERENNATE - PERSEVERE - PICKING UP - POSSESSOR - POWER GRAB - PREDICATE - PREOCCUPY - PRONOUNCE - PROVE TO BE - PROVE TRUE - REINFORCE - REPERTORY - RESERVOIR - RUNNING IN - SET DOWN AS - SIGNATURE - SNATCHING - SPELLBIND - SQUATTING - STABILISE - STABILIZE - STACK ROOM - STOCK ROOM - STOCKPILE - STOREROOM - SUBSIDIZE - SUPREMACY - TEMPO MARK - TERMINATE - THRUST OUT - TIGHT GRIP - UNDERGIRD - UPPER HAND - USUCAPION - VILLENAGE - WAREHOUSE - WITHSTAND

10 letter words

ACCENT MARK - ACCUMULATE - ADJUDICATE - ANNUNCIATE - ASCENDANCY - ASSEVERATE - ASSIMILATE - BE SEIZED OF - BE TRUTHFUL - BLOCKHOUSE - BRIDGEHEAD - COMPREHEND - DECELERATE - DEFEAT TIME - DEPENDENCY - DEPOSITORY - DOMINATION - FREE SOCAGE - HAPPEN TO BE - HAVE A HUNCH - HAVE AN IDEA - HAVE IN HAND - IMMOBILISE - IMMOBILIZE - IMPORTANCE - KEEP AFLOAT - KEEP HOLD OF - KIDNAPPING - KNOCK IT OFF - LEADERSHIP - LEGAL CLAIM - LOOK UPON AS - LUMBER ROOM - LUMBERYARD - MASTERSHIP - MONOPOLISE - MONOPOLIZE - NEVER LET GO - OCCUPATION - PASS MUSTER - PERPETUATE - PERSUASION - POSSESSING - POSSESSION - PREHENSION - PROPRIETOR - PROTECTION - RECKON WITH - RELINQUISH - REPOSITORY - STOREHOUSE - STRETCH OUT - STRONGHOLD - SUBVENTION - SUGGESTION - SUPPLY BASE - TAKE HOLD OF - TREASURE UP - UNDERBRACE - UNDERLEASE - WINE CELLAR

11 letter words

ACCOMMODATE - ACKNOWLEDGE - AGGLOMERATE - ARRESTATION - BE JUDICIOUS - COMPARTMENT - CONSEQUENCE - COUNTENANCE - DISCONTINUE - ENCHANTMENT - FEE POSITION - FILL THE BILL - GIVE SUPPORT - GOOD FEELING - HAVE AND HOLD - HAVE THE IDEA - HOLD IN CHECK - HOLD IN LEASH - INCORPORATE - INSINUATION - KEEP IN CHECK - LEND SUPPORT - LIVE THROUGH - LOCUS STANDI - NUMBER AMONG - PERSONALITY - PRESIDE OVER - RECKON AMONG - REFRAIN FROM - REMAIN VALID - SAFEKEEPING - STABILITATE - STORM CELLAR - STRONG POINT - SUBBASEMENT - SUBSCRIBE TO - SUPPLY DEPOT - VILLEINHOLD

12 letter words

APPREHENSION - BE CONSISTENT - CONGLOMERATE - CONSERVATORY - CONTINUE TO BE - FRANKALMOIGN - GROW TOGETHER - HANG TOGETHER - HAVE DONE WITH - HAVE TENURE OF - HOLD TOGETHER - JURISDICTION - KEY SIGNATURE - MAKE THE GRADE - POTATO CELLAR - PREDOMINANCE - PREOCCUPANCY - PRESCRIPTION - SQUIRREL AWAY - STAND THE TEST - TREASURE ROOM - UNDERTENANCY

13 letter words

AFFORD SUPPORT - BE ENFEOFFED OF - BE IN EXISTENCE - BE POSSESSED OF - CONFORM TO FACT - CUSTODIANSHIP - CYCLONE CELLAR - ENCLOSED SPACE - ENGAGE THE MIND - FORM AN OPINION - GARRISON HOUSE - HAVE AN INKLING - HAVING TITLE TO - HOLD IN CUSTODY - KEEP IN CUSTODY - KNIGHT SERVICE - MARTELLO TOWER - ORIGINAL TITLE - PARTICIPATE IN - PREOCCUPATION - PREPONDERANCE - PREPOSSESSION - STANDING PLACE - STICK TOGETHER - TIME SIGNATURE - TREASURE HOUSE - VILLEIN SOCAGE

14 letter words

COUNTERBALANCE - ENGROSS THE MIND - EXPRESSION MARK - HOLD SPELLBOUND - INFLUENTIALITY - METRONOMIC MARK - PROPERTY RIGHTS - SEIZURE OF POWER

15 letter words

BONDED WAREHOUSE - DERIVATIVE TITLE - FORCIBLE SEIZURE - GATHER INTO BARNS - HOLD IN RESTRAINT - HOLD THE INTEREST - INCIDENTAL POWER - ISSUE A MANIFESTO - KEEP IN DETENTION - LEGAL POSSESSION - SERVE THE PURPOSE - SUBTLE INFLUENCE - TAKE INTO ACCOUNT - TOWER OF STRENGTH

16 letter words

EXERCISE JUDGMENT - EXPRESS AN OPINION - HAVE AN IMPRESSION - KEEP UNDER CONTROL - MEET REQUIREMENTS - TENURE IN CHIVALRY

17 letter words

ADVERSE POSSESSION - ENGAGE THE THOUGHTS - FEE SIMPLE ABSOLUTE - PREVENTIVE CUSTODY - PROPRIETARY RIGHTS - PROTECTIVE CUSTODY - REINS OF GOVERNMENT - TAKING INTO CUSTODY

18 letter words

ABSORB THE ATTENTION - ENGAGE THE ATTENTION - ENGROSS THE THOUGHTS - INVOLVE THE INTEREST - OCCUPY THE ATTENTION

19 letter words

FEE SIMPLE DEFEASIBLE

20 letter words

FEE SIMPLE CONDITIONAL

21 letter words

FEE SIMPLE DETERMINABLE - TAKE INTO CONSIDERATION

Definition of hold

  • keep from exhaling or expelling; "hold your breath"
  • remain committed to; "I hold to these ideas"
  • assert or affirm; "Rousseau's philosophy holds that people are inherently good"
  • hold the attention of; "The soprano held the audience"; "This story held our interest"; "She can hold an audience spellbound"
  • aim, point, or direct; "Hold the fire extinguisher directly on the flames"
  • have or hold in one's hands or grip; "Hold this bowl for a moment, please"; "A crazy idea took hold of him"
  • 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?"
  • cover as for protection against noise or smell; "She held her ears when the jackhammer started to operate"; "hold one's nose"
  • support or hold in a certain manner; "She holds her head high"; "He carried himself upright"
  • organize or be responsible for; "hold a reception"; "have, throw, or make a party"; "give a course"
  • take and maintain control over, often by violent means; "The dissatisfied students held the President's office for almost a week"
  • keep from departing; "Hold the taxi"; "Hold the horse"
  • stop dealing with; "hold all calls to the President's office while he is in a meeting"
  • remain in a certain state, position, or condition; "The weather held"; "They held on the road and kept marching"
  • contain or hold; have within; "The jar carries wine"; "The canteen holds fresh water"; "This can contains water"
  • have as a major characteristic; "The novel holds many surprises"; "The book holds in store much valuable advise"
  • a cell in a jail or prison
  • a stronghold
  • power by which something or someone is affected or dominated; "he has a hold over them"


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