NAmE//bɪˈhoʊld//behold somebody/something (old use or )Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they behold
he / she / it beholds
past simple beheld
-ing form beholding
used for calling attention to a surprising or annoying thing As soon as we went out, lo and behold, it began to rain.
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