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The Spanish word for to hold

sostener



to hold

Spanish Definition


hold
     1. agarre
     2. (ellas) sostienen

Translations for hold and their definitions

sostener
     1. v. to hold, sustain


reservar
     1. v. to reserve, keep, save
     2. v. to put aside, set aside
     3. v. to put off, postpone
     4. v. to exempt, exonerate
     5. v. to conceal, keep secret
     6. v. to book


mantener
     1. v. to maintain; to keep, to preserve.
           Mantenga la tapa cerrada. - Keep the lid closed.
     2. v. to support.
           Yo mantengo a mis hijos. - I support my children.


detener
     1. v. to arrest
     2. v. to stop, halt
     3. v. to detain
     4. v. to pull over


contener
     1. v. to contain
     2. v. to hold
           contener el aliento
             hold one's breath
     3. v. to restrain, check
     4. v. to control


sujetar
     1. v. to steady, hold, secure, attach, fasten
     2. v. to subject



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