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synonyms for hold good

  • last
  • operate
  • remain
  • stay
  • apply
  • exist
  • persevere
  • persist
  • resist
  • wear
  • be in effect
  • be in force
  • be the case
  • be valid
  • have bearing
  • hold true
  • remain true
  • stand up
  • stay staunch

antonyms for hold good

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  • go
  • leave
  • give up
  • quit
  • stop
  • abandon
  • cancel
  • cease
  • desert
  • disbelieve
  • drop
  • forsake
  • halt
  • let go
  • release
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How to use hold good in a sentence

Most of the men leaped up, caught hold of spears or knives, and rushed out.
THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
We resolved to do our best to merit the good opinion which we thus supposed them to entertain of us.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
He was too drowsy to hold the thought more than a moment in his mind, much less to reflect upon it.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
And with some expressions of mutual good-will and interest, master and man separated.
THE POSTHUMOUS PAPERS OF THE PICKWICK CLUB, V. 2(OF 2)CHARLES DICKENS
She did not need a great cook-book; She knew how much and what it took To make things good and sweet and light.
BOYS AND GIRLS BOOKSHELF; A PRACTICAL PLAN OF CHARACTER BUILDING, VOLUME I (OF 17)VARIOUS
The Seven-score and four on the six middle Bells, the treble leading, and the tenor lying behind every change, makes good Musick.
TINTINNALOGIA, OR, THE ART OF RINGINGRICHARD DUCKWORTH AND FABIAN STEDMAN
Those in whom the impulse is strong and dominant are perhaps those who in later years make the good society actors.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
With him one is at high pressure all the time, and I have gained a good many more ideas from him than I can work up in a hurry.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
Good is set against evil, and life against death: so also is the sinner against a just man.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
A gentleman expatiating upon the good looks of women, declared that he had never yet seen an ugly woman.
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO HOLD GOOD

  • apply
  • be in effect
  • be in force
  • be the case
  • be valid
  • exist
  • have bearing
  • hold good
  • hold true
  • last
  • operate
  • persevere
  • persist
  • remain
  • remain true
  • resist
  • stand up
  • stay
  • stay staunch
  • wear
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.