hold tongue

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On this page you'll find 21 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to hold tongue, such as: bottle up, choke, dry up, dummy up, fall silent, and gag.

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How to use hold tongue in a sentence

  • hold tongue, Uncle, snapped the girl, and continued to feed her patient.

    The Snow-Burner | Henry Oyen
  • Twas your own sel told me to hold tongue, said the girl evenly, without looking up.

    The Snow-Burner | Henry Oyen
  • Anyhow she hold tongue, that main point, and I really very glad find my ma, who never hoped to see again.

    The Yellow God | H. Rider Haggard
  • Now in turn you're to hold tongue, as we did, and listen while we show the way to recover the nation.

    Lysistrata | Aristophanes

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