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Synonyms for holding
ˈhoʊl dɪŋ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. retention, keeping, holding(noun)

    the act of retaining something

    Synonyms:
    property, memory, retentiveness, keeping, guardianship, belongings, safekeeping, retentivity, retention

  2. property, belongings, holding(noun)

    something owned; any tangible or intangible possession that is owned by someone

    "that hat is my property"; "he is a man of property";

    Synonyms:
    attribute, prop, retention, keeping, belongings, property, dimension, place

Editors Contribution

  1. pertaining

    securing a solid, true connection to.

    the customer tried to claim an order as his own wit the wrong order number.

    Submitted by rinat on June 9, 2017  

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. holding(n)

    Synonyms:
    restraint, retention, checking, continence, tenacity, detention, tenure, incumbency

    Antonyms:
    incontinence, release

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How to say holding in sign language?

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How to use holding in a sentence?

  1. Cem Karakas:

    This year and the next will see Yildiz Holding making some of its biggest capital investments, this year's investments will exceed the 1.6 billion lira in 2015.

  2. Enbridge Inc -LRB- ENB.TO -RRB-:

    Under the newly changed FERC tax policy, holding certain interstate pipelines in MLP structures is highly unfavorable to unitholders and is no longer advantageous.

  3. Sarah Bajc:

    If ultimately this is a piece of the wing, then that little thread of hope that I have been holding on to will have to break. And reality will have to take over.

  4. The EPA:

    Consistent with President Trump's direction, EPA is working to propose and finalize these changes by the summer driving season, we will be holding a public hearing at the end of this month to gather important feedback.

  5. Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter:

    The team and I remain laser focused on the goal we set since filing this lawsuit: holding those responsible for creating this crisis accountable and bring an end to the opioid epidemic in Oklahoma.


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