English to Somali Meaning :: hold

Hold :
- qabanIiddaasxajinayaheysta

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Noun(1) the act of grasping(2) understanding of the nature or meaning or quality or magnitude of something(3) power by which something or someone is affected or dominated(4) time during which some action is awaited(5) a state of being confined (usually for a short time(6) a stronghold(7) a cell in a jail or prison(8) the appendage to an object that is designed to be held in order to use or move it(9) the space in a ship or aircraft for storing cargo
Verb(1) cause to continue in a certain state, position, or activity; e.g., `keep clean'(2) have or hold in one's hands or grip(3) organize or be responsible for(4) have or possess, either in a concrete or an abstract sense(5) keep in mind or convey as a conviction or view(6) maintain (a theory, thoughts, or feelings(7) to close within bounds, or otherwise limit or deprive of free movement(8) secure and keep for possible future use or application(9) have rightfully; of rights, titles, and offices(10) be the physical support of; carry the weight of(11) contain or hold; have within(12) have room for; hold without crowding(13) remain in a certain state, position, or condition(14) support or hold in a certain manner(15) be valid, applicable, or true(16) assert or affirm

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(1) he is determined to hold down inflation(2) he caught hold of her arm(3) a strawberry margarita, but hold the tequila(4) I tightened my hold around her waist a little and kissed the top of her head.(5) His younger brother, Alfred, would hold this same office five years later.(6) he lost his hold and fell(7) It is a scandal that he is allowed to hold such a powerful position in the Republican Party.(8) O'Connell said they had eased their hold on him when he stopped struggling.(9) Their curiosity is endless and finding something to do which is engrossing enough to hold their attention for a while is difficult.(10) He really can't hold his drink well though, half a shandy and he started pouring his little heart out to me on the way back to the hotel.(11) hold your direction to the right(12) She shows that the upbeat view doesn't hold up in the face of a careful examination of the numbers.(13) Combine all the ingredients in a saucepan big enough to hold everything, including the pears.(14) Handwoven out of natural straw, the basket is large enough to hold everything for a daily outing.(15) A policeman caught hold of him and dragged him over the fence to safety, leaving him with nothing more serious than bruises.(16) they are trying to hold public spending to Ôö¼├║244.5 billion
Related Words
(1) hold on ::
(2) hold back ::
(3) on hold ::
on qabtay
(4) to hold ::
si uu u qabto
(5) hold out ::
qaban baxay
(6) hold down ::
hoos u qaban
(7) hold off ::
qaban off
(8) get hold of ::
(9) hold in ::
1. grip ::
2. influence ::
3. control ::
4. detention ::
lagu hayo
5. grasp ::
6. delay ::
dib u dhac
7. cargo hold ::
xamuulka qabtay
8. keep ::
9. clasp ::
10. embrace ::
11. possess ::
12. support ::
13. detain ::
14. maintain ::
15. occupy ::
16. take ::
17. persist ::
18. be available ::
waxaa laga heli karaa
19. convene ::
20. stop ::
21. carry ::
22. apply ::
23. book ::
24. obligate ::
25. concord ::
26. defend ::
27. contain ::
waxaa ku jira
28. restrain ::
29. obtain ::
30. deem ::
31. withstand ::
32. adjudge ::
33. halt ::
la joojiyo
34. retain ::
35. give ::
36. bear ::
37. harbor ::
38. have got ::
ayaa helay
39. take hold ::
qaadan qaban
40. admit ::
1. release ::
sii daayo
2. relinquish ::
3. surrender ::
is dhiib
4. yield ::
Different Forms
hold, holden, holds
Word Example from TV Shows

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Promise me that you will not hold me back
from Stannis.

Promise me that you will not HOLD me back from Stannis.

Game of Thrones Season 2, Episode 5

I can\'t guarantee that
he\'ll hold together.

I can't guarantee that he'll HOLD together.

Westworld Season 2, Episode 5

Hold on, I\'m trying to decide
if I\'m mad at you.

Hold on, I'm trying to decide if I'm mad at you.

The Big Bang Theory Season 10, Episode 17

Hold on. It could be romantic.

Hold on. It could be romantic.

The Big Bang Theory Season 9, Episode 11

When the time comes,
I will not hold you back.

When the time comes, I will not HOLD you back.

Game of Thrones Season 2, Episode 5

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