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  Words related to holding

Related / Similar Words: retention, keeping, property, belongings, material possession, retaining

 

Definition:
  • the act of keeping in your possession;
  • something owned; any tangible or intangible possession that is owned by someone; "that hat is my property"; "he is a man of property";;
  • designed for (usually temporary) retention; "a holding pen"; "a retaining wall";

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    Hyponyms: withholding, storage, worldly possessions, worldly belongings, worldly goods, ratables, rateables, hereditament, intellectual property, community property, personal property, personal estate, personalty, private property, things, real property, real estate, realty, commonage, landholding, salvage, shareholding, spiritualty, spirituality, church property, lease, rental, letting, trade-in, public property, wealth, estate, heirloom, stockholding, stockholdings, trust

     

    Derivational Morphology: retain, hold, keep back, hold back, keep, hold on, have, have got, belong

     

     
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