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withholding

verb
present participle of withhold

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2 to continue to have in one's possession or power
  • withhold some money for your own expenses

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“Withholding.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/withholding. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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