Engelsk ordbog

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Engelsk udsagnsord: hold up

1. hold up (om relation) be the physical support of; carry the weight of

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe beam holds up the roof.
He supported me with one hand while I balanced on the beam.
What's holding that mirror?.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)hold, support, sustain

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something

Mere specifikke termerblock, brace, bracket, buoy, buoy up, carry, chock, pole, prop, prop up, scaffold, shore, shore up, truss, underpin

2. hold up (om opfattelse) hold up something as an example; hold up one's achievements for admiration

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerdisplay, exhibit, expose

3. hold up (om ændring) cause to be slowed down or delayed

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningTraffic was delayed by the bad weather.
She delayed the work that she didn't want to perform.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)delay, detain

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerdecelerate, retard, slow, slow down, slow up

Mere specifikke termerbuy time, catch, stall, stonewall

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)hurry, rush

4. hold up (om forhold) rob at gunpoint or by means of some other threat

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)stick up

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody

Mindre specifikke termerrob

Mere specifikke termermug

Kan forårsageassail, assault, attack, set on

Overordnet emneområdecrime, criminal offence, criminal offense, law-breaking, offence, offense

5. hold up (om tilstand) continue to live through hardship or adversity

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWe went without water and food for 3 days.
These superstitions survive in the backwaters of America.
The race car driver lived through several very serious accidents.
How long can a person last without food and water?.

Eksempler på anvendelseThe business is going to hold up

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)endure, go, hold out, last, live, live on, survive

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s.
Somebody ----s something

Mere specifikke termerhold up, hold water, live out, perennate, stand up

Kan forårsagebe, live

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningbe, exist, live, live, subsist, survive

6. hold up (om tilstand) resist or confront with resistance

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe politician defied public opinion.
The new material withstands even the greatest wear and tear.
The bridge held.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)defy, hold, withstand

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerhold out, resist, stand firm, withstand

Mere specifikke termerbrave, brave out, endure, weather

7. hold up (om tilstand) resist or withstand wear, criticism, etc.

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHer shoes won't hold up.
This theory won't hold water.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)hold water, stand up

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s

Mindre specifikke termerendure, go, hold out, hold up, last, live, live on, survive

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