Definitions starting with H

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holding: I holding

[cf. OED hold to maintain one's position (against an adversary): to endure] phr. (in response to "How are you?") I'm all right; things are going fairly well. (Gen.)

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Last update: 2010-10-20 15:25
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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