What does Holding mean?

Definitions for Holding
ˈhoʊl dɪŋHold·ing

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Holding.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. retention, keeping, holding(noun)

    the act of retaining something

  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";

Wiktionary

  1. holding(Noun)

    Something that one owns, especially stocks and bonds.

  2. holding(Noun)

    A determination of law made by a court.

  3. holding(Noun)

    A tenure; a farm or other estate held of another.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Holding

    of Hold

  2. Holding(noun)

    the act or state of sustaining, grasping, or retaining

  3. Holding(noun)

    a tenure; a farm or other estate held of another

  4. Holding(noun)

    that which holds, binds, or influences

  5. Holding(noun)

    the burden or chorus of a song

Freebase

  1. Holding

    The holding is a court's determination of a matter of law based on the issue presented in the particular case. In other words: under this law, with these facts, this result.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Holding' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1433

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Holding' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2036

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Holding' in Nouns Frequency: #1985

How to pronounce Holding?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Holding in sign language?

  1. holding

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Holding in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Holding in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of Holding in a Sentence

  1. Bill Merz:

    After a very strong bounce in risk assets in the recent few weeks, investors are collectively holding their breath waiting for the The Fed tomorrow.

  2. Entertainment Tonight:

    Park-goers said they were very cute with each other, holding hands and very affectionate, looked like they were having a great time.

  3. Tamas Varga:

    Investors holding short positions have already started to take profit ahead of the weekend after four days of decline.

  4. The State Department:

    We are deeply concerned by reports that some Indian nationals holding U.S. T visas have experienced travel restrictions, the current status of the policy is unclear, and we continue to ask the government of India at high levels in Washington and in New Delhi to fully repeal the policy.

  5. John Podesta:

    Wonder if tomorrow night, we should be more purposeful about generating the ‘U-S-A, U-S-A' chants during her riff about the need for togetherness and unity … with people holding the little American flags.

Images & Illustrations of Holding

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