What does holds mean?

Definitions for holds

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

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'holds' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3639


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of holds in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of holds in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Chinese Proverb:

    A book holds a house of gold.

  2. Robert Jordan, The Wheel of Time:

    Beauty holds more worth than gold.

  3. Homer:

    A small rock holds back a great wave.

  4. Mary Manin Boggs:

    When we hold back on life, life holds us back.

  5. Alfred Lord Tennyson:

    Cast all your cares on God; that anchor holds.


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