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|present participle||holding up|
|past tense||held up|
|past participle||held up|
Sorry I’m late, but my train was held up.
She got held up at work.
An armed raider held up the village store last week.
There were fears that her ankle might not hold up for the competition.
Prices had held up well until late 1997.
This is the British English definition of hold up. View American English definition of hold up.