Traducción de "hold" - Diccionario Inglés-Ruso

hold

verb uk us /həʊld/ (past tense and past participle held)
IN HAND [ T ]

A2 to have something in your hand or arms

держать
He was holding a glass of wine.
They were holding hands and kissing.
KEEP IN POSITION [ T ]

B1 to keep something in a particular position

держать
Can you hold the door open please?
Hold your hand up if you know the answer.
The frame was held together with screws.
ORGANIZE [ T ]

B1 to organize an event

проводить, организовывать
to hold talks/an election
CONTAIN [ T ]

B1 to contain something or to be able to contain a particular amount of something

вмещать, содержать в себе
The bucket holds about 10 litres.
JOB OR QUALIFICATION [ T ]

to have a particular job, position, or qualification

занимать (пост и т. д.)
She held the post of treasurer.
COMPETITION [ T ]

to have a particular position in a competition

обладать (титулом и т. д.), удерживать (место, рекорд)
to hold the world record
to hold the lead
STORE [ T ]

to store documents, information, etc in a particular place

хранить
The documents are held in the local library.
PRISONER [ T ]

B2 to keep someone as a prisoner

держать (в тюрьме, в плену и т. д.)
Police held the suspect overnight.
The hijackers are holding them hostage/prisoner.
ARMY [ T ]

If soldiers hold a place, they control it.

удерживать, сохранять контроль
Rebel troops held the village.
hold an opinion/belief/view

to believe something

придерживаться мнения/убеждения/взгляда
They held the view that corporal punishment was good for children.
hold a conversation

to have a conversation

вести разговор
hold sb's attention/interest

to keep someone interested in something

приковывать внимание/удерживатьинтерес
The film held my attention from beginning to end.
TELEPHONE [ I, T ]

to wait on the telephone until someone can speak to you

оставаться на линии, не вешать трубку
Her line's busy. Would you like to hold?
Hold the line, please.
NOT BREAK [ I ]

to not break

выдерживать (тяжесть, нагрузку)
The rope held.
Hold it! informal

used to tell someone to wait or stop doing something

подожди(те)! постой(те)!
Hold it! I've forgotten my coat.
hold shares

to own shares (= small, equal parts of the value of a company)

владеть акциями
hold your breath

B2 to intentionally stop breathing for a time

задерживать дыхание

to wait for something to happen, often feeling anxious

ждать, затаив дыхание
hold your nose

to close your nose with your fingers to avoid smelling something unpleasant

зажимать нос → See also hold your own

(Translation of “hold verb” from the Diccionario Cambridge Inglés-Ruso © Cambridge University Press)