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holding down

verb
present participle 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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holding back

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holding forth

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“Holding down.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/holding%20down. Accessed 18 Aug. 2022.

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