hold the mayo

idiom

Definition of hold the mayo

informal
: to not include mayonnaise She ordered a turkey sandwich and told the waiter to hold the mayo.

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“Hold the mayo.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hold%20the%20mayo. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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