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hold in Explained

hold in at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

hold in
v 1: close in or confine [syn: {enclose}, {confine}]
2: lessen the intensity of; temper; hold in restraint; hold or
keep within limits; "moderate your alcohol intake"; "hold
your tongue"; "hold your temper"; "control your anger"
[syn: {control}, {hold}, {contain}, {check}, {curb}, {moderate}]
3: hold back; keep from being perceived by others; "She
conceals her anger well" [syn: {conceal}, {hold back}]