Translation of "hold" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ T ] (CONTROL) 控制 uk us /həʊld/ US  /hoʊld/ (held)

to have something, especially a position or money, or to control something

He currently holds the position of technical manager. 他目前担任技术经理的职务。
The bank holds large reserves of gold. 这家银行拥有大量的黄金储备。
Despite incurring heavy losses, the rebels now hold the town and the surrounding hills. 叛军尽管损失惨重,但现在控制了该镇及其周围的小山。

(Translation of “hold verb (CONTROL)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)