Examples of holdover in a Sentence
He is the only holdover from their last championship team.
This policy is a holdover from the previous administration.
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Among the holdovers for Baldwin are Brock Stull, who led the Panthers in scoring (13.5 points per game) and rebounding (6.6); leading assist man August Haas (3.8); big men Brett Prahl and Bryce Nze; and top reserve Jeremiah Bell.
Something that many women, this one included, see as a profoundly offensive paternalistic holdover from a time when women didn’t make their own decisions like any other fully realized adult human being?
By comparison, just one of Trump’s first 11 nominees—58-year-old Judge David Nye, who is actually a conservative-leaning Obama holdover—is older than the average nominee in Obama’s first wave.
The National Anti-Corruption Bureau, for example, created recently as a condition of the IMF’s lending, has been unable to ring up convictions in courts filled with holdovers from the old system.
Critics of climate change science attacked the report as the product of holdovers from former President Barack Obama's administration, and also chastised the Trump administration for allowing it to be published.
Tight end Virgil Green, who with Thomas is the only offensive holdover from McCoy’s previous stint with Denver, is a good blocker.
Sannon, Linehan and receiver Reuben Mwhela make up the core of the holdovers from that ’13 team, those lucky enough to redshirt when freshmen were so in-demand.
Until now, however, the Yankees had been a holdover to the old traditions, clinging to the idea that the only fun to be had on a baseball field stemmed from winning.
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Examples of hold over in a Sentence
the golf tournament had to be held over until the line of thunderstorms had passed through
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Another feature held over from the Creators Update and now available is Windows Defender Application Guard for Edge.
The first human library was held over four days, eight hours each day, and included more than 50 different books.
The Woodlands entered the postseason as co-champions of District 12-6A. Thanks to a tiebreaker held over Oak Ridge, the Lady Highlanders (35-2) were the top seed in bi-district play and dispatched Mesquite Horn in three sets Tuesday.
The doctor administers the update through a wand held over the site of the implanted pacemaker.
What was trash can doing on the sidelines during the Volunteers’ multiple overtime victory against Georgia Tech, and why was somebody holding over their heads?
Taping was held over the weekend at The Fillmore Miami Beach and premieres at 8 p.m. Tuesday.
Another flashback reveals that Detective Samuels used to have a hold over Kai.
Some believers have been hung on crosses and held over fires
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- one who holds over in possession of a building after the expiration of a term of years
- —B. N. Cardozo
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