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Origin of holding
OTHER WORDS FROM holdingpre·hold·ing, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for holding
His lease was not with Regal Rose but another holding company owned by Singh’s wife and business partner, Preet Johal.The Mystery House: How a Suspicious Multimillion Dollar Real Estate Deal Is Connected to California’s Deadliest Fire|by Scott Morris, Bay City News Foundation|August 26, 2020|ProPublica
In late July, for example, Omnicom opened offices for employees who wanted to have a place to work and returning was “totally optional,” according to the holding company.‘Power dynamics’: Why the return to offices is more nuanced than it seems for agencies and their employees|Kristina Monllos|August 24, 2020|Digiday
It’s somewhat surprising, then, that Warren Buffett, the greatest “value” investor of all time, just dumped a huge chunk of his holdings in what looks like one of the market’s cheapest pockets, commercial banks.Despite Warren Buffett’s selloff, bank stocks look like great buys in this market|Shawn Tully|August 18, 2020|Fortune
Unlisted real estate also fell while fixed-income holdings rose.The world’s largest wealth fund has lost $21 billion so far this year|kdunn6|August 18, 2020|Fortune
That water could end up close to a volcanic chamber holding magma.Did rain put the Kilauea volcano’s lava-making into overdrive?|Megan Sever|May 15, 2020|Science News For Students
When we had that meeting in the Caribbean, Jeffrey was holding his own and not only was he a pleasant host, he was pleasant guy.Sleazy Billionaire’s Double Life Featured Beach Parties With Stephen Hawking|M.L. Nestel|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
After walking block after block holding that container, he had suddenly discarded it and was now clutching a gun.
He stood holding his 21-month-old son, Jamison, his wife, Kelly, at his side.
Hatuey asked the religious man holding the flame if indeed any Christians were in heaven.The Life and Hard Times Of The Family A Cuban Defector Left Behind|Brin-Jonathan Butler|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He is holding on to life with the hope that he will again be allowed to see his son.An American Marine in Iran’s Prisons Goes on Hunger Strike|IranWire|December 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She was holding the back of her chair with one hand; her loose sleeve had slipped almost to the shoulder of her uplifted arm.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
Their glances met, she holding him always at arm's length by that grip upon his shoulders, a grip that was firm and nervous.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini
Two many-branched candelabra, holding wax lights, brilliantly illuminate the game.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
He was holding his big head high in the air, like a giraffe, and gazing proudly about him as he ran.Davy and The Goblin|Charles E. Carryl
One of the little girls in pigtails was holding him, while Miss Anne administered the feeding-bottle.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke