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Synonyms for hold down

verb restrict, prevent
  • constrain
  • curb
  • discourage
  • forbid
  • hinder
  • impede
  • obstruct
  • outlaw
  • prohibit
  • restrain
  • stymie
  • suppress
  • arrest
  • avert
  • bar
  • bit
  • bridle
  • check
  • cramp
  • enjoin
  • faze
  • frustrate
  • hog-tie
  • interdict
  • repress
  • sandbag
  • stop
  • taboo
  • ward
  • withhold
  • hang up
  • hold back
  • hold down
  • hold in
  • keep in
  • put on brakes

Antonyms for hold down

  • advance
  • aid
  • allow
  • assist
  • encourage
  • facilitate
  • forward
  • free
  • help
  • let go
  • permit
  • promote
  • push
  • release
  • support
  • approve
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to hold down

bottle up

verb. hold in check

check

verb. hinder, restrain

checked

verb. hinder, restrain

checking

verb. hinder, restrain

constrain

verb. force; restrain

constraining

verb. force; restrain
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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