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to stop holding something
to stop holding someone or something
to stop touching someone or something
used for telling someone to stop touching someone or something
formal or literary
to not touch something, or to prevent something from touching something
to not touch someone or something
to hold someone or something less tightly
to hold something less tightly
… a language for human communication which has been invented and has not developed naturally
a card game played with two packs of cards
spectacles; boiled sweets, candy; soft aniseed-flavoured jelly sweets coated with blue and pink sugar sprinkles
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