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hold down

verb

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  1. 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 Synonyms of hold down cap, circumscribe, confine, limit, restrictWords Related to hold down bar, block, hamper, hinder, impede, obstruct; constrict, contract, lessen, narrow, pinch, squeeze, tighten; quell, repress, suppress; number; modify, qualifyNear Antonyms of hold down broaden, expand, widen; overextend, overreachAntonyms of hold down exceed


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