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held down

verb
past tense of hold down

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to set bounds or an upper limit for
  • efforts to hold down taxes keep running up against the legislature's ingrained unwillingness to cut spending

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held back

held down

held forth

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“Held down.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/held%20down. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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