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handholds

noun
plural of handhold

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the act or manner of holding
  • she tried to maintain her tight handhold on the umbrella as the wind picked up

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hand-holdings

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“Handholds.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/handholds. Accessed 16 Sep. 2021.

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