(Irregular preterit, past participle: held).
1. To aim, point, or direct.
2. To assert or affirm.
3. To be the support of; also metaphorically; SYN. support, sustain, hold up.
4. To contain or hold; have within; SYN. bear, carry, contain.
5. To cover as for protection against noise or smell.
6. To have as a major characteristic.
7. To have or hold in one's hands; also metaphorically; SYN. take hold.
8. To hold the attention of.
9. To keep from departing.
10. To keep from exhaling or expelling.
11. To organize or be responsible for;,, etc.; SYN. throw, have, make, give.
12. To remain committed to.
13. To remain in a certain state, position, or condition.
14. To stop dealing with.
15. To support or hold in a certain manner; SYN. carry, bear.
16. To take and maintain control over, often by violent means.
1. To keep in an existing state (as of repair, efficiency, or validity); preserve from failure or decline
2. To sustain against opposition or danger; uphold and defend
3. To continue or persevere in; carry on, keep up
4. To support or provide for; sustain
5. To affirm in or as if in argument; assert
6. To state or assert; SYN. defend.
1. To be in want of.
2. To have or feel a need for.
1. To keep in perfect or unaltered condition; SYN. maintain, keep up.
2. To prevent from rotting, of foods
1. To shield from danger, injury, destruction, or damage
2. To use tariffs to favor domestic industry, in international trade.
1. To keep in one's possession; SYN. hold, keep back, hold back.
2. To hire to represent; of legal counsel; SYN. engage.
3. To hold within
4. To keep in one's mind
1. To avoid the spending or waste of
2. To bring into safety; SYN. carry through, pull through, bring through.
3. To feather one's nest; have a nest egg; SYN. lay aside, save up.
4. To make unnecessary an expenditure or effort; SYN. make unnecessary.
5. To spend less; buy at a reduced price.
6. To keep up and reserve for personal or special use:; SYN. preserve, conserve.
Snimiti na disk, smestiti podatke u trajnom obliku, obično na disk.
To write data (typically a file) to a storage medium, such as a disk or tape.