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Definitions of hold up:
  • verb:   hold up something as an example; hold up one's achievements for admiration
  • verb:   rob at gunpoint or by means of some other threat
  • verb:   resist or withstand wear, criticism, etc.
    Example: "Her shoes won't hold up"
  • verb:   cause to be slowed down or delayed
  • verb:   resist or confront with resistance
  • verb:   be the physical support of; carry the weight of
  • verb:   continue to live; endure or last

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