1. hold sway be master; reign or rule
  2. holy thistle tall Old World biennial thistle with large clasping white-blotched leaves and purple flower heads; naturalized in California and South America
  3. holdall a capacious bag or basket
  4. hold fast stick to firmly
  5. hard sell forceful and insistent advertising
  6. wild basil aromatic herb having heads of small pink or whitish flowers
  7. halitosis offensive breath
  8. holistic emphasizing the organic relation between parts and the whole
  9. holly family widely distributed shrubs and trees
  10. melodiously in a melodious manner
  11. healthily in a levelheaded manner
  12. wild teasel European teasel with white to pink flowers
  13. hooded seal medium-sized blackish-grey seal with large inflatable sac on the head; of Arctic and northern Atlantic waters
  14. holdfast restraint that attaches to something or holds something in place
  15. Old Bailey the central criminal court in London
  16. hold the line hold the phone line open
  17. old salt a man who serves as a sailor
  18. hell dust street names for heroin
  19. hold one's own be sufficiently competent in a certain situation
  20. holiday season a time when many people take holidays