Definition of 'hold back'
Example sentences containing 'hold back'
The Sun (2014)
In part it is held back by the conducting.Times, Sunday Times (2006) Times, Sunday Times (2016) Times, Sunday Times (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Having his thoughts elsewhere when you are making love is his way of holding back from true intimacy.The Sun (2009)
Hold back from getting involved with other women for now and work out why this rejection hurts so much.The Sun (2014)
This is having a negative impact on the construction industry at a time when weak demand is holding back wider economic recovery.Times, Sunday Times (2012) Provided You Don't Kiss Me: 20 Years with Brian Clough (2007) Times, Sunday Times (2011) The Sun (2013)
It can feel safer to hold back some of your love but it is time to put your whole heart into the relationship.The Sun (2011) The Sun (2012)
It's more likely to be that you are subconsciously holding back in some way.The Sun (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2009) The Sun (2013)
It can feel safer to hold back part of your heart, but loving without limits changes so much about your life.The Sun (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2007) The Sun (2008)
Increasing interference and regulation from Brussels is one of the things holding back British business and slowing recovery.The Sun (2013)
It can feel safer to hold back some of your feelings, but now you're ready to show how deep love goes.The Sun (2012)
The match really was played in the best possible way: mistimed tackles were acknowledged and apologised for, yet no one held back a thing.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Definition of hold back from the Collins English Dictionary
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