Definition of 'take hold'
Example sentences containing 'take hold'
Times, Sunday Times (2009) Times, Sunday Times (2014)
She takes hold of things and makes them work.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Gilt prices recovered early losses and were trading up as credit crunch fears began to take hold again.Times, Sunday Times (2007) The Sun (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2007) Consuelo & Alva: Love and Power in the Gilded Age (2005)
If deflation takes hold, then things will be a mess and people are likely to turn to gold as a safe haven.Times, Sunday Times (2009) The Sun (2012)
Definition of take hold from the Collins English Dictionary