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synonyms for hold true

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

antonyms for hold true

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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 true 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
He was too drowsy to hold the thought more than a moment in his mind, much less to reflect upon it.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
She is quite true, but not wise, and your left hand must not know what your right hand is doing.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
Each religion claims that its own Bible is the direct revelation of God, and is the only true Bible teaching the only true faith.
GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
Each picture bore a label, giving a true description of the once-honoured gem.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
It seems to be a true instinct which comes before education and makes education possible.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
But if what I told him were true, he was still at a loss how a kingdom could run out of its estate like a private person.
GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
The Afghan was true to his salt, and their own retainers, who had come with them from Lucknow, remained steadfast at this crisis.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
It is, however, true, that in this respect the German hexametrist has a considerable advantage over the English.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 60, NO. 372, OCTOBER 1846VARIOUS
It was true that his sight had grown accustomed to the obscurity, for he could now see the baron's features much more distinctly.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO HOLD TRUE

  • 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.