Synonyms and Antonyms of hold on
1 to remain indefinitely in existence or in the same state the ancient beliefs still held on in remote mountain villages Synonyms of hold on abide, bide, endure, continue, hold up, keep up, last, perdure, persist, remain, run onWords Related to hold on linger, stay, stick around, tarry; carry through, prevail, surviveNear Antonyms of hold on abate, die (down), ebb, let up, moderate, subside, waneAntonyms of hold on cease, close, conclude, desist, die, discontinue, end, expire, finish, lapse, leave off, pass, quit, stop, terminate, wind up
2 to remain in place in readiness or expectation of something hold on a minute—it's not your turn Synonyms of hold on await, bide, wait, stayWords Related to hold on hang around, linger, remain, stick around, tarry; stand by; anticipate, expect, watch (for)
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