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hold

verb [I or T] (CONTINUE)
继续
 
 
/həʊld/ US  /hoʊld/ (held)
to cause to stay or continue in the same way as before
使保持(某种状态);持续
Let's hope our good luck holds.
希望我们好运不断。
I hope the repair holds until we get the car to a garage.
我希望这样修一下能让我们一直把车子开到一家修车厂。
The old adage that 'money talks' still holds true (= is still true).
那句古老的谚语“有钱能使鬼推磨”现在依然所言非虚。
The government is committed to holding exports at their present level.
政府承诺继续保持现有的出口水平。
The ship/aircraft held its course.
这艘船/这架飞机保持了航向。
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