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hold together

Definition of hold together

  1. 1 :  to stay joined together or in one piece <The empire held together for many decades.>

  2. 2 :  to cause (something) to stay joined together or in one piece <The coach hopes to hold the team together for at least one more season.> <The box was held together by a strong glue.>



Word by Word Definitions

holdplay
  1. :  to have possession or ownership of or have at one's disposal

    :  to have as a privilege or position of responsibility

    :  to have as a mark of distinction

  1. :  stronghold

    :  confinement, custody

    :  prison

  1. :  the interior of a ship below decks

    :  the cargo deck of a ship

    :  the cargo compartment of a plane

togetherplay
  1. :  in or into one place, mass, collection, or group

    :  in a body :  as a group

    :  in or into contact (as connection, collision, or union)

  1. :  appropriately prepared, organized, or balanced

    :  composed in mind or manner :  self-possessed


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