Translation of "hold out" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

hold out

phrasal verb with hold /həʊld/ US  /hoʊld/ verb (held)

to continue to defend yourself against an enemy or attack without being defeated

抵抗,抵御
They won't be able to hold out much longer under this sort of bombardment. 在这样的炮火轰击之下,他们抵抗不了多久。

(Translation of “hold out phrasal verb, verb” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)