What does holdup mean?

Definitions for holdup
ˈhoʊldˌʌpholdup

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. armed robbery, heist, holdup, stickupnoun

    robbery at gunpoint

  2. delay, holdupnoun

    the act of delaying; inactivity resulting in something being put off until a later time

GCIDE

  1. Holdupnoun

    a robbery, usually at gunpoint.

  2. Holdupnoun

    a delay.

  3. Holdupnoun

    highway robbery.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of holdup in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of holdup in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of holdup in a Sentence

  1. Mark Meadows of North Carolina:

    To date, every single witness, every single fact has not supported any pause or holdup on foreign aid being attached to any conditions.

  2. Michael McCaul:

    My question is -- what is the holdup ? It's been six months since the conflict started. The atrocities are continuing and the humanitarian situation continues to deteriorate.

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