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hold

noun
 
/həʊld/
[no plural] the act of holding something in your hand
쥐기
Keep a tight hold on your tickets.
catch, grab, etc. hold of something/someone to start holding something or someone
잡기
He tried to escape, but I grabbed hold of his jacket.
get hold of something to get something
-을 손에 넣다
I got hold of the book at the local library.
get hold of someone to manage to speak to someone
-을 얻다
I rang three times, but couldn’t get hold of her.
an area on a plane or ship for storing things
비행기 선반
a cargo hold
(Definition of hold noun from the Cambridge English-Korean Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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