hold down

[ hohld ]SEE DEFINITION OF hold down

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR HOLD DOWN

Some called on the Colonel to hold down the cap lower, so that Bob could reach it.

He matched their acceleration to hold down the relative speeds.

That's all right; but there are enemies you have to hold down.

They pull me off, and I hold down my head and fold my arms, just like friar do.

Hold down your heads, girls: if it's anybody that knows us, we're lost.

Any girl who disapproves of this, will she hold down her hand?

In a little While she learned to count Money, and could hold down the Job.

France will hold down Germany, who just now claims to be our friend also.

He had a thousand plans by which the Prince was to overcome and hold down Slavna.

This will hold down friction and save the company's good money.

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