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hold-up

see definition of hold-up
  • as inraise
  • as insetback
  • as inwait
  • as inbottleneck
  • as inretardation
  • as indelay
  • as inhitch
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Synonyms for hold-up

noun increase in salary or position
  • boost
  • hike
  • increment
  • accession
  • accretion
  • addition
  • advance
  • augmentation
  • bump
  • jump
  • leg
  • promotion
  • raising
  • rise
  • step-up
  • hold-up
  • jump-up
  • leg-up
  • move-up

Antonyms for hold-up

  • decrease
  • decline
  • deduction
  • fall
  • shrinkage
  • withdrawal
  • drop
  • reduction
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to hold-up

bottleneck

noun. obstacle
  • barrier
  • block
  • blockage
  • clog
  • congestion
  • hindrance
  • hold-up
  • impediment
  • jam
  • obstruction
  • snag
  • traffic jam

delay

noun. deferment, interruption

delays

noun. deferment, interruption

heist

verb. rob, burglarize

hitch

noun. problem, difficulty

raise

noun. increase in salary or position
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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