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English definition of “hold it/that against sb”

hold it/that against sb

verb uk phrasal verb with hold   /həʊld/ us    /hoʊld/ (held, held)
C2 to like someone less because they have done something wrong or behaved badly in the past: He made a mistake but I don't hold it against him - we all make mistakes.Disapproving and criticizingDamaging reputation
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