Another word for hold up

Verb

hold up, stick up - rob at gunpoint or by means of some other threat

hold up, hold water, stand up - resist or withstand wear, criticism, etc.

Example:- Her shoes won't hold up

defy, hold, hold up, withstand - resist or confront with resistance

Example:- The politician defied public opinion

hold up - hold up something as an example; hold up one's achievements for admiration

endure, go, hold out, hold up, last, live, live on, survive - continue to live through hardship or adversity

Example:- We went without water and food for 3 days

delay, detain, hold up - cause to be slowed down or delayed

Example:- Traffic was delayed by the bad weather

hold, hold up, support, sustain - be the physical support of; carry the weight of

Example:- The beam holds up the roof

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Source : WordNet