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(Idiomatic) to delay, especially in school
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  1. (Idiomatic) to delay, especially in school
  2. (Idiomatic) to act with reserve; to contain one's full measure or power
(Idiomatic, usually with on) To withhold something.
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  1. (Idiomatic, usually with on) To withhold something.
  2. (Idiomatic, often with for) To wait, or refuse in hopes of getting something better (from a negotiation, etc.)
  3. To hold (something) out; to extend (something) forward.
To keep back; to retain.
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  1. To keep back; to retain.
  2. To keep or secure for oneself; retain:
  3. To keep in store for future or special use.
To save; reserve:
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  1. To save; reserve:
  2. To manage, tend, or have charge of:
  3. To celebrate; observe:
To refrain from voting:
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  1. To refrain from voting:
  2. To hold oneself back; voluntarily do without; refrain (from)
  3. To keep oneself from doing, engaging in, or partaking of something; refrain:
To refrain from; avoid or cease (doing, saying, etc.)
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  1. To refrain from; avoid or cease (doing, saying, etc.)
  2. To keep oneself from doing something; hold back; refrain:
  3. To keep oneself in check; control oneself under provocation
(Idiomatic, intransitive) To delay commencing an action (until some specified time or event has passed).
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  1. (Idiomatic, intransitive) To delay commencing an action (until some specified time or event has passed).
  2. (Idiomatic) To delay someone or something temporarily; to keep at bay.
To save; reserve:
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  1. To save; reserve:
  2. To manage, tend, or have charge of:
  3. To celebrate; observe:
(Archaic) To hold back; curb
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  1. (Archaic) To hold back; curb
  2. To hold back; keep oneself (from doing something); forbear
To have or keep within itself; have room or space for; contain
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  1. To have or keep within itself; have room or space for; contain
  2. To keep in custody:
  3. To keep from advancing or attacking
(Idiomatic) to delay, especially in school
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  1. (Idiomatic) to delay, especially in school
  2. (Idiomatic) to act with reserve; to contain one's full measure or power
To save; reserve:
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  1. To save; reserve:
  2. To maintain for use or service:
  3. To continue to do:
  1. To restrict or restrain
  2. To prevent (a pupil) to advance in a course
  3. To hold back, refuse to give or share
To keep back; to retain.
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  1. To keep back; to retain.
  2. To keep or secure for oneself; retain:
  3. To keep in store for future or special use.
To keep in a fixed state or condition
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  1. To keep in a fixed state or condition
  2. To keep in mind
  3. To hold or keep in possession
To refuse to believe; reject:
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  1. To refuse to believe; reject:
  2. To give a refusal to; turn down or away:
  3. To refuse to acknowledge as one's own; disown; repudiate
To reject as invalid, untrue, or improper.
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  1. To reject as invalid, untrue, or improper.
  2. To refuse to allow; reject as untrue, invalid, or illegal
To decline to grant the request of (a person)
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  1. To decline to grant the request of (a person)
  2. To indicate unwillingness (to do something):
  3. To indicate unwillingness to do, accept, give, or allow:
(Idiomatic) To refuse, decline, or deny.
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  1. (Idiomatic) To refuse, decline, or deny.
  2. (Idiomatic) To reposition by turning, flipping, etc. in a downward direction.
  3. (Idiomatic) To reduce the amount of something by means of a control, such as the volume, heat, or light.
Find another word for withhold. In this page you can discover 24 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for withhold, like: hold back, hold out, reserve, keep, delay, deny, abstain, forbear, hold off, keep and refrain.