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Definition: Hold


What is the dictionary definition of Hold?

Dictionary Definition

  1. Be in possession of or have in one’s portfolio.
  2. An analyst rating which (paradoxically) usually means don’t hold.

Related Phrases

buy and hold

Cite Term

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Page URL
Modern Language Association (MLA):
Hold. PayrollHeaven.com. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd.
December 08, 2022 https://payrollheaven.com/define/hold/.
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Hold. PayrollHeaven.com. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd.
https://payrollheaven.com/define/hold/ (accessed: December 08, 2022).
American Psychological Association (APA):
Hold. PayrollHeaven.com. Retrieved December 08, 2022
, from PayrollHeaven.com website: https://payrollheaven.com/define/hold/

Definition Sources

Definitions for Hold are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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