Definition of hold up in English:

hold up

  • Remain strong or vigorous: the Labour vote held up well
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    • The counting of postal votes shows 6,000 votes already cast with our vote holding up well.
    • At the last general election the Labour vote held up best in the party's marginal seats.
    • Whether it will hold up under the latest media onslaught remains to be seen.
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Pronunciation: skəʊʃ
noun
a small amount; a little