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hold sth back

phrasal verb with hold     /həʊld/ verb ( past tense and past participle held)
CONTROL EMOTION
to stop yourself showing an emotion сдерживать (слезы и т. д.) She couldn't hold back the tears.Secrecy and privacy
NOT SAY
to not give information to someone утаивать Secrecy and privacy
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