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holds one's breath

phrase , present tense third-person singular of hold one's breath

Synonyms and Antonyms of holds one's breath

to remain in place in readiness or expectation of something
  • The audience was holding their breath for the movie's final action scene.
  • Don't hold your breath waiting for that swindler to return your money.
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