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hold up

  • 2 hold [somebody/something] up, hold up [somebody/something] 2.1 (support)
    soutenir (shelf, picture)
    tenir (trousers, stockings)
    to be held up by ou with something
    tenir avec quelque chose
    2.2 (raise)
    lever (object)
    to hold one's hand up
    lever la main
    2.3 (display) to hold somebody/something up as an example ou model of
    présenter quelqu'un/ quelque chose comme un exemple de
    to hold somebody up to ridicule
    tourner quelqu'un en ridicule, ridiculiser quelqu'un
    2.4 (delay)
    retarder (person, flight)
    ralentir (production, traffic)
    arrêter, interrompre (procession)
    2.5 (rob)
    attaquer (train, bank, person)
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hold-up
American English: /ˈhoʊldˌəp/

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