English to Igbo Meaning :: hold

Hold :
jide
ijide - jidejideholdenejideesetịpụ
 
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Noun(1) Understanding of the nature or meaning or quality or magnitude of something(2) Power by which something or someone is affected or dominated(3) Time during which some action is awaited(4) A state of being confined (usually for a short time(5) A stronghold(6) A cell in a jail or prison(7) The appendage to an object that is designed to be held in order to use or move it(8) The space in a ship or aircraft for storing cargo(9) A state of being confined (usually for a short time)(10) Grasp(11) Possession
Verb(1) Have or hold in one's hands or grip(2) Organize or be responsible for(3) Have or possess, either in a concrete or an abstract sense(4) Keep in mind or convey as a conviction or view(5) Maintain (a theory, thoughts, or feelings(6) To close within bounds, or otherwise limit or deprive of free movement(7) Secure and keep for possible future use or application(8) Have rightfully; of rights, titles, and offices(9) Be the physical support of; carry the weight of(10) Contain or hold; have within(11) Have room for; hold without crowding(12) Remain in a certain state, position, or condition(13) Support or hold in a certain manner(14) Be valid, applicable, or true(15) Assert or affirm(16) Have as a major characteristic

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(1) He is determined to hold down inflation(2) He caught hold of her arm(3) A strawberry margarita, but hold the tequila(4) I tightened my hold around her waist a little and kissed the top of her head.(5) His younger brother, Alfred, would hold this same office five years later.(6) He lost his hold and fell(7) It is a scandal that he is allowed to hold such a powerful position in the Republican Party.(8) O'Connell said they had eased their hold on him when he stopped struggling.(9) Their curiosity is endless and finding something to do which is engrossing enough to hold their attention for a while is difficult.(10) He really can't hold his drink well though, half a shandy and he started pouring his little heart out to me on the way back to the hotel.(11) Hold your direction to the right(12) She shows that the upbeat view doesn't hold up in the face of a careful examination of the numbers.(13) Combine all the ingredients in a saucepan big enough to hold everything, including the pears.(14) Handwoven out of natural straw, the basket is large enough to hold everything for a daily outing.(15) A policeman caught hold of him and dragged him over the fence to safety, leaving him with nothing more serious than bruises.(16) They are trying to hold public spending to u00d4u00f6u00bcu251cu2551244.5 billion
Related Words
(1) hold on ::
jigide
(2) hold back ::
Egbochila
(3) on hold ::
nọ na njigide
(4) to hold ::
jide
(5) hold out ::
jide si
(6) hold down ::
jide
(7) hold off ::
zuola
(8) get hold of ::
esi jide
(9) hold in ::
jide
Synonyms
Noun
1. grip ::
adịgide
2. influence ::
mmetụta
3. control ::
akara
4. detention ::
njide
5. grasp ::
ighota
6. delay ::
igbu oge
7. cargo hold ::
ibu jide
8. keep ::
na-
Verb
9. clasp ::
mgbachi
10. embrace ::
ịmakụ
11. possess ::
nwere
12. support ::
support
13. detain ::
jide
14. maintain ::
ịnọgide na-enwe
15. occupy ::
ogide
16. take ::
iri
17. persist ::
ịnọgide
18. be available ::
abụ dị
19. convene ::
ikpokota
20. stop ::
Kwụsị
21. carry ::
ebu
22. apply ::
itinye
23. book ::
akwụkwọ
24. obligate ::
amanye
25. concord ::
Concord
26. defend ::
chebe
27. contain ::
nwere
28. restrain ::
igbochi
29. obtain ::
nweta
30. deem ::
deem
31. withstand ::
idi
32. adjudge ::
adjudge
33. halt ::
kwụsị
34. retain ::
ejigide
35. give ::
enye
36. bear ::
ibu
37. harbor ::
ọdụ ụgbọ mmiri
38. have got ::
nwetara
39. take hold ::
jide
40. admit ::
ekweta
Antonyms
1. release ::
ntọhapụ
2. relinquish ::
ịhapụ
3. surrender ::
ikwenye
4. yield ::
Mmụba
5. Let go of
  
6. Disagree
  
7. Dispossession
  
8. Release
  
9. Drop
  
10. Let go
  
11. Abandon
  
12. Disbelieve
  
13. Forsake
  
14. Cease
  
15. Desert
  
16. Halt
  
Different Forms
hold, holden, holds
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

His mind only needs
to hold together

His mind only needs to HOLD together

Westworld Season 2, Episode 10


Hold Infinity in
the palm of your hand,

Hold Infinity in the palm of your hand,

Westworld Season 2, Episode 7


Hold on, he paid you
to get out of spending time with me?

Hold on, he paid you to get out of spending time with me?

The Big Bang Theory Season 9, Episode 23


You heard Jon. We hold the gate.

You heard Jon. We HOLD the gate.

Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 9


Hold up. Stop it.

Hold up. Stop it.

Breaking Bad Season 2, Episode 1


English to Igbo Dictionary: hold

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