Examples of hole up in a Sentence
we'll hole up in the cellar and wait out the hurricane
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Lawmakers must hold public meetings on their map and take plans from citizens instead of holing up in a bunker.
Lula da Silva had been holed up since Friday in the steelworker's union headquarters surrounded by many hundreds of supporters.
Photo: stringer/Reuters Mr. Martins spoke as Mr. da Silva, who rose to become Brazil’s most popular leader before falling in a corruption scandal, was holed up inside a union building.
Jim Carrey has spent a bunch of time over the past several years holed up in his studio, drawing, painting and sculpting.
The man was holed up in the apartment for more than 15 hours as a SWAT team used flash-bang grenades and cameras to watch him and crisis negotiators tried to coax him into coming out peacefully.
Thibodeau was holed up inside the 77-acre Mount Carmel building with about 100 followers of his Branch Davidian sect, including the controversial religious group’s leader, David Koresh.
She was transferred to Memorial Medical Center, where she was pronounced dead at 1:05 p.m. Saldivar, 32 at the time, holed up in her red pickup at the scene for nine hours with a pistol to her head while police negotiated with her to surrender.
The fiance left the apartment with the couple’s infant daughter, Karsyn, while Gaines holed up in the apartment with then-5-year-old Kodi, and a shotgun.
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