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Families across the region looking to switch from in-person to virtual learning during the school year now are in a holding pattern.After Long Push for In-Person School, Some Parents Are Getting Cold Feet|Kayla Jimenez|August 20, 2021|Voice of San Diego
“We’re in a holding pattern,” said Brenda Wolff, president of the county school board, the day before the guidance was released.CDC says students vaccinated against the coronavirus can go maskless in fall|Donna St. George, Valerie Strauss|July 9, 2021|Washington Post
That holding pattern is unlikely to remain in place forever.An epic Supreme Court showdown over religion and LGBTQ rights ends in a whimper|Ian Millhiser|June 17, 2021|Vox
San Diego though is still in a holding pattern with its Sports Arena project.
All of which leaves Schumer in something of a holding pattern.There’s Nothing Stopping Democrats from Going it Alone on Infrastructure — Except Democrats|Philip Elliott|April 23, 2021|Time
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
And in so many of these events, the pattern of “blame the victim” was quickly in evidence.
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.
I would have told them, ‘Do not get into a pattern in which you’re intimidated by these kinds of criminal attacks.
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
The noise of the hammer is always in his ears, and his eye is upon the pattern of the vessel he maketh.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
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