1. hold in lessen the intensity of
  2. hold on hold firmly
  3. holding the act of retaining something
  4. Haldane Scottish geneticist (son of John Haldane) who contributed to the development of population genetics; a popularizer of science and a Marxist (1892-1964)
  5. Holbein German painter of religious works (1465-1524)
  6. Holstein a breed of dairy cattle from northern Holland
  7. halothane a nonflammable inhalation anesthetic that produces general anesthesia; used along with analgesics and muscle relaxants for many types of surgical procedures
  8. holistic emphasizing the organic relation between parts and the whole
  9. beholden under a moral obligation to someone
  10. hold have in one's hands or grip
  11. hold down restrain
  12. hold up be the physical support of; carry the weight of
  13. golden made from or covered with gold
  14. hold-down a limitation or constraint
  15. holdout a negotiator who hopes to gain concessions by refusing to come to terms
  16. hold open retain rights to
  17. holdall a capacious bag or basket
  18. holder a holding device
  19. Baldwin United States author who was an outspoken critic of racism
  20. holdup the act of delaying