Phrasal Verbsphrasal verbjump to other results
hold overphrasal verb
- 1to not deal with something immediately; to leave something to be dealt with later synonym postpone The matter was held over until the next meeting.
- 2 to show a movie, play, etc. for longer than planned The movie proved so popular it was held over for another week.
hold somethingover[usually passive]
to use knowledge that you have about someone to threaten them or make them do what you wantjump to other results