Spanish translation of 'hold out'
transitive verb + adverb
⇒ to hold out sth to sb
ofrecerle algo a algn
intransitive verb + adverb
- (= resist)
⇒ to hold out for sth
insistir hasta conseguir algo
⇒ he held out for £10
insistió en 10 libras
- (= last)
Example Sentences Including 'hold out'
Then, saying a silent prayer that his good torch would hold out , he started back the way they had come.Three in One
For when Kettricken began to hold out her hand to say such an act was not necessary, Arkon thrust out his arm.THE GOLDEN FOOL: Book Two of the Tawny Man (2002)
She had called him after her briefing session with Morgan, and had hated having to hold out on him.THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
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Translation of hold out from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary