Bedeutung von “hold out” — Learner’s Dictionary

hold out

phrasal verb with hold us uk /həʊld/ verb past tense and past participle held
BE ENOUGH

If a supply of food or money holds out, you have enough for a particular period of time.

DEFEND

to continue to defend yourself against an attack:

The city is still holding out against rebel troops.

(Definition von “hold out” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)