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hold on

part of speech: phrase
definition 1: to wait.
Can you hold on for a moment? I'll need to check that.
definition 2: to hold an object for the support or safety of your body or because you do not want to lose it.
She held on to the strap as she stood in the subway car.The child held on tight to her teddy bear.