Translation of "hold-up" - English-Russian dictionary

hold-up

noun [ C ] mainly UK US holdup uk /ˈhəʊldʌp/ us
MAKES YOU LATE

something that slows you down or makes you late

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There were several hold-ups on the motorway.
CRIME

an occasion when someone steals money from a bank, shop, or vehicle using force

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(Translation of “hold-up” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)