Definition of hold good or true in English:

Share this entry

hold good (or true)

Remain true or valid: his views still hold true today
More example sentences
  • Whether these findings on exercise motivation hold true for humans remains to be studied.
  • The old trade union maxim still holds true: United we stand, divided we fall.
  • Lord Acton's dictum that absolute power corrupts absolutely holds good today.
See parent entry: hold
Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.