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- Rhymes: -ɛld
- simple past tense and past participle of
withheld (not comparable)
- That one has withheld; kept from the possession or knowledge of another.
- His withheld hand stared down at my weakly outstretched one.
- The names originally withheld from the report, have been leaked.
- The former employee returned to demand his withheld check.