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  1. Upholds

    Plural form of Uphold.

    Court upholds Minnesota law letting union rep Medicaid home care.

    Submitted by anonymous on August 16, 2018  
  2. Upholds

    支持する in Japanese.

    Submitted by anonymous on June 23, 2019  

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  1. holdups, hold-ups

  2. holds up

  3. Hold-ups

  4. Holdups

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of upholds in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of upholds in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of upholds in a Sentence

  1. Josh Blackman:

    If the court upholds the travel ban on statutory grounds, it will signal that Congress has for decades vested the president with the flexibility to respond to an unforeseeable national security dynamic.

  2. Salil Shetty:

    The country is in a serious human rights crisis, it is impossible for the G20 on the one hand to say it upholds values of democracy and free speech and on the other ignore blatant violations of human rights.

  3. Chelsea Clinton:

    When I see Israel institute laws that recognize it as a Jewish state and does not recognize the other religions that are living in it, and we still uphold it as a democracy in the Middle East I almost chuckle because I know that if we see that any other society we would criticize it, call it out, we do that to Iran, we do that to any other place that sort of upholds its religion. And I see that now happening with Saudi Arabia and so I am aggravated, truly, in those contradictions.

  4. Jerry Nadler:

    I see no need to resort to the criminal contempt statute to enforce our April 19 subpoena, at least for now, so long as Justice Department upholds Justice Department end of the bargain, but our arrangement with Justice Department does not extend to the full scope of our request for the full Mueller report and its underlying materials, including grand jury information, nor does it extend to our demand that Don McGahn, Don McGahn, testify before Judiciary Committee.

  5. Assistant Commerce Minister Zhang Ji:

    Britain is an important member of the EU and consistently upholds a free trade position, we hope Britain continues to play a positive role in internal EU matters and pushes for high-tech exports to China and restrains the use of trade remedy measures against China.

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