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hold out

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of hold out

  1. to continue to operate or to meet one's needs <we hoped our supply of firewood would hold out until power was restored> <luckily, the old outboard motor held out till we made it to shore> Synonyms hold up, keep up, last, prevail, survive Related Words bear up, carry on, cope, endure, fare, get along, get by, get on, go, hang in, make out, manage, persevere; abide, continue, draw out, hang on, hold on, linger, persist, remain, run on, stretch Near Antonyms break, break down, collapse, conk (out), crash, cut out, die, expire, stall, stop; run down, wane Antonyms fail, fizzle, give out, go out, peter (out), run out




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