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Definition 1: retain rights to - [verb of possession]

Samples where hold open or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • keep my job for me while I give birth
  • keep my seat, please
  • keep open the possibility of a merger

Synonyms for hold open in the sense of this definition

(hold open is a kind of ...) arrange for and reserve (something for someone else) in advance

"reserve me a seat on a flight" "The agent booked tickets to the show for the whole family" "please hold a table at Maxim's"

(hold open has a similar meaning as ...) retain possession of

"Can I keep my old stuffed animals?" "She kept her maiden name after she married"

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