taking hold

phrase

present participle of take hold
as in working
to produce a desired effect It was clear in the students' essays that her lessons had taken hold.

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“Taking hold.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/taking%20hold. Accessed 19 Jul. 2024.

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