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holds water

phrase
present tense third-person singular of hold water

Synonyms of holds water

to withstand scrutiny and gain acceptance or approval
  • a weak explanation that doesn't hold water

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“Holds water.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/holds%20water. Accessed 27 May. 2022.

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