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hold sb to sth

phrasal verb with hold uk   /həʊld/  us   /hoʊld/ verb (held, held)
to make someone do what they ​promised or ​agreed to do: We'll ​hold him to the ​exactterms of the ​contract.
(Definition of hold sb to sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “hold sb to sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 使(某人)遵守(诺言或协议)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使(某人)遵守(諾言或協議)…
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