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Definitions of hold back:

  • verb:   hold back; keep from being perceived by others
  • verb:   wait before acting
  • verb:   secure and keep for possible future use or application
  • verb:   keep under control; keep in check
  • verb:   hold back, as of a danger or an enemy; check the expansion or influence of


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