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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.
They held on to the guardrail as they looked over the side of the bridge.The child held on tight to her teddy bear.