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withhold

verb [T]  /wɪθˈhoʊld, wɪð-/ ( past tense and past participle withheld  /wɪθˈheld, wɪð-/) us  
to refuse to give something, or to keep back something: Has the government been withholding crucial information? The governor said he would withhold judgment until he receives the committee’s report.
Translations of “withhold”
in Spanish negar, rehusar…
in French refuser…
in German vorenthalten…
in Chinese (Traditional) 拒絕給與, 扣留…
in Russian умалчивать, удерживать…
in Turkish vermemek, alıkoymak, esirgemek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 拒绝给与, 扣留…
in Polish wstrzymywać…
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