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holding on to

phrase
present participle of hold on to

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2 to have or keep in one's hands
  • I can hold on to your grocery bags while you open the door.

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3 to continue to have in one's possession or power
  • He's trying to hold on to his position as chairman.

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holding one's tongue

holding on to

holding out

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“Holding on to.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/holding%20on%20to. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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