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hold out

(SUPPLY OF STH)
供應東西
phrasal verb with hold /həʊld/ US  /hoʊld/ verb (held)
If a supply of something such as food or money holds out, there is enough of it to last for a particular period of time.
(食物、錢等的供應)維持,持續
Continue and lastEnough
(Definition of hold out phrasal verb, verb (SUPPLY OF STH) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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