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hold up

synonym (synonym of hold up)

  • (verb.contact)
    be the physical support of; carry the weight of (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.change)
    cause to be slowed down or delayed (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.possession)
    rob at gunpoint or by means of some other threat (verb.possession)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    continue to live through hardship or adversity (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    resist or confront with resistance (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    resist or withstand wear, criticism, etc. (verb.stative)
     

antonym (antonym of hold up)

  • (verb.change)
    urge to an unnatural speed (verb.change)
     

hypernym (hold up IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • (verb.change)
    lose velocity; move more slowly (verb.change)
     
  • hold up something as an example; hold up one's achievements for admiration (verb.perception)
    to show, make visible or apparent (verb.perception)
     
  • resist or confront with resistance (verb.stative)
    stand up or offer resistance to somebody or something (verb.competition)
     
  • resist or withstand wear, criticism, etc. (verb.stative)
    continue to live through hardship or adversity (verb.stative)
     
  • rob at gunpoint or by means of some other threat (verb.possession)
    take something away by force or without the consent of the owner (verb.possession)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF hold up relation)

  • be the physical support of; carry the weight of (verb.contact)
    provide with a scaffold for support (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    support, secure, or raise with a block (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    bear or be able to bear the weight, pressure,or responsibility of (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    support on chocks (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    keep afloat (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    support on poles (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    support with brackets (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    support from beneath (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    support by placing against something solid or rigid (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    support structurally (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    support by bracing (verb.contact)
     
  • cause to be slowed down or delayed (verb.change)
    engage in delaying tactics or refuse to cooperate (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    delay or hold up; prevent from proceeding on schedule or as planned (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    deliberately delay an event or action (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    act so as to delay an event or action in order to gain an advantage (verb.change)
     
  • continue to live through hardship or adversity (verb.stative)
    resist or withstand wear, criticism, etc. (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    survive from season to season, of plants (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    live out one's life; live to the end (verb.stative)
     
  • resist or confront with resistance (verb.stative)
    face and withstand with courage (verb.stative)
     
  • rob at gunpoint or by means of some other threat (verb.possession)
    rob at gunpoint or with the threat of violence (verb.possession)
     

entail (entailment relations of hold up)

  • continue to live through hardship or adversity (verb.stative)
    have life, be alive (verb.stative)
     
  • rob at gunpoint or by means of some other threat (verb.possession)
    attack someone physically or emotionally (verb.competition)
     

verb group (hold up is verb group of ....)

  • continue to live through hardship or adversity (verb.stative)
    have life, be alive (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    support oneself (verb.stative)
     

derivation (.... is derived from hold up)

  • be the physical support of; carry the weight of (verb.contact)
    the act of bearing the weight of or strengthening (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a band (usually elastic) worn around the leg to hold up a stocking (or around the arm to hold up a sleeve) (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a holding device (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    any device that bears the weight of another thing (noun.artifact)
     
  • cause to be slowed down or delayed (verb.change)
    the act of delaying; inactivity resulting in something being put off until a later time (noun.act)
     
  • continue to live through hardship or adversity (verb.stative)
    a state of surviving; remaining alive (noun.state)
     
  • resist or confront with resistance (verb.stative)
    an opponent who resists with force or resolution (noun.person)
     
  • (adj.all)
    boldly resisting authority or an opposing force (adj.all)
     
  • rob at gunpoint or by means of some other threat (verb.possession)
    robbery at gunpoint (noun.act)
     

domain category (hold up is domain category of ....)

synonym antonym hypernym hyponym entail verb group derivation hold support delay detain stick up endure hurry rush decelerate retard display exhibit rob endure stonewall catch stall buy time scaffold assail assault attack set on be live be live exist subsist delay holdup support supporting garter supporter

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