Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR WITH-HOLD

They give no more than they dare not with-hold; they abstain from nothing but what they must not practise.

My mother all the time was praying and struggling to with-hold my father in the great parlour.

Were my candour even to hurt me in your opinion, you are still too deserving to with-hold my confidence from you.

I am forced to with-hold my tongue from expounding, since my soul is weary of my life (Job x. 1).

And then they send forth those mares for to pasture about those hills, and with-hold the foals with them at home.