Translation of "hold" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ I or T ] (CONTINUE) 继续 uk us /həʊld/ US  /hoʊld/ (held)

to cause to stay or continue in the same way as before

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。

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