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synonyms for put on hold

  • hesitate
  • interrupt
  • shake
  • waver
  • cease
  • deliberate
  • desist
  • discontinue
  • drop
  • halt
  • reflect
  • rest
  • sideline
  • suspend
  • break it up
  • call time
  • catch one's breath
  • come to standstill
  • hold back
  • stop briefly
  • take a break
  • take a breather
  • take five
  • take ten
  • think twice
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antonyms for put on hold

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  • carry on
  • continue
  • do
  • go
  • keep on
  • restart
  • rise
  • persist
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    How to use put on hold 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 voluble in his declarations that they would “put the screws” to Ollie on the charge of perjury.
    THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
    He was too drowsy to hold the thought more than a moment in his mind, much less to reflect upon it.
    THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
    Each day she resolved, "To-morrow I will tell Felipe;" and when to-morrow came, she put it off again.
    RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
    This is the place where the Muscovite criminals are banished to, if they are not put to death.
    THE LIFE AND MOST SURPRISING ADVENTURES OF ROBINSON CRUSOE, OF YORK, MARINER (1801)DANIEL DEFOE
    Let them open their minds to us, let them put upon permanent record the significance of all their intrigues and manœuvres.
    THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
    Before the spinet a bench was placed about four feet below the keys, and I was put upon the bench.
    GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
    The mother's lips could not finish the charge she was about to put upon her innocent child.
    THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
    Finally, let me ask the general reader to put aside all prejudice, and give both sides a fair hearing.
    GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
    There he gave orders for the car to be put into running condition for the following morning, and returned to the hotel.
    THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
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