hold sb/sth down Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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hold sb/sth down

phrasal verb with hold uk   /həʊld/  us   /hoʊld/ verb (held, held)
to ​keep someone or something in a ​particularplace or ​position and to ​stop him, her, or it from ​moving: He was ​struggling so much it took three ​officers to ​hold him down.
(Definition of hold sb/sth down from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “hold sb/sth down”
in Chinese (Simplified) 把…按住, 使…无法动弹…
in Chinese (Traditional) 把…按住, 使…無法動彈…
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