Phrasal Verb: Hold onto

Hold onto

Meaning: Keep as long as possible

Example: It tried to HOLD ONTO my cash during the holiday so I could buy some duty free stuff on the way back.

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Hold onto

Meaning: Hold tightly

Example: The mother HELD ONTO her daughter's hand to keep together in the crowd.

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Hold onto

Meaning: Hold tightly

Example: The mother HELD ONTO her daughter's hand to keep together in the crowd.

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