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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “hold”

hold

verb [T] (CONTROL)
控制
    /həʊld/ US  /hoʊld/ (held)
to have something, especially a position or money , or to control something
擁有;擔任;控制
He currently holds the position of technical manager .
他目前擔任技術經理的職務。
The bank holds large reserves of gold .
這家銀行擁有大量黃金儲備。
Despite incurring heavy losses , the rebels now hold the town and the surrounding hills .
儘管損失慘重,但現在叛軍控制了該鎮及周圍的小山。
Having and owning - general wordsControlling and being in charge
(Definition of hold verb (CONTROL) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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