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Holden

[hohl-duh n]
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noun
  1. a city in central Massachusetts.
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Examples from the Web for holdens

Historical Examples

  • That would give one week from that point to Wismer & Holdens mills, a distance of thirty-five miles.

    The Boss of Wind River

    David Goodger (goodger@python.org)

  • Their tows had been emptied down the rapids, and a small crew was seeing them safe into Wismer & Holdens booms.

    The Boss of Wind River

    David Goodger (goodger@python.org)

  • Dad and I are going down to see the drive come into Wismer & Holdens booms.

    The Boss of Wind River

    David Goodger (goodger@python.org)

  • Holdens glass-working and blowing was the last show on the east side of Smithfield, and was limited to a single caravan.

  • Kents foremen and Wismer & Holdens cullers checked them as they came.

    The Boss of Wind River

    David Goodger (goodger@python.org)


British Dictionary definitions for holdens

holden

verb
  1. archaic, or dialect a past participle of hold 1
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