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English definition of “hold-up”


noun   /ˈhəʊldʌp/
something that makes you move slowly or makes you late: There were several hold-ups on the motorway .
the action of stealing money from a bank , shop , car , etc. using force
(Definition of hold-up noun from the Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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