hold it

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Verb[edit]

hold it (third-person singular simple present holds it, present participle holding it, simple past and past participle held it)

  1. Used other than as an idiom: see hold,‎ it.
  2. (as imperative) Wait a minute; stop.
    Hold it. What did you say his name was?
  3. To wait to excrete when one needs to.
    Can't you hold it until the next gas station?

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