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hold the fort

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Synonyms for hold the fort

adj rigid, tough
  • crisp
  • firm
  • obstinate
  • reserved
  • aloof
  • distant
  • do or die
  • dug in
  • formal
  • hard as nails
  • hard-line
  • hold one's ground
  • hold the fort
  • hold the line
  • incompliant
  • inelastic
  • inexorable
  • inflexible
  • intractable
  • locked in
  • obdurate
  • relentless
  • resolute
  • set in stone
  • severe
  • single-minded
  • standing one's ground
  • standing pat
  • sticking to one's guns
  • stiff
  • strict
  • stubborn
  • uncompromising
  • unflexible
  • unrelenting
  • unswayable
  • unyielding
  • uptight

Antonyms for hold the fort

  • flexible
  • soft
  • yielding
  • bending
  • pliable
  • pliant
  • relaxed
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More words related to hold the fort

hold the line

verb. resist attack
  • block
  • check
  • hang on
  • hinder
  • hold the fort
  • keep at bay
  • obstruct
  • stop
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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