Spanish translation of 'hold down'
transitive verb + adverb
- (= oppress)
to hold down a job (= retain)
mantenerse en su puesto(= be equal to)
estar a la altura de su cargo
⇒ he can't hold down a job
pierde todos los trabajos
Example Sentences Including 'hold down'
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What we can do is put him behind the wheel, wedge his foot on the gas, and hold down the clutch and put the Jeep in gear.ABSOLUTE ZERO (2002)
Anything that can infer enough talent and ability to hold down a job.SOMEBODY (2002)
Holes would have had to be drilled, staples used to hold down the wire.DOUBTFUL MOTIVES
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Translation of hold down from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary