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hold everything


Stop what you are doing; let's stop right now: Hold everything, here's new evidence! (1924+)

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hold everything

Also, hold it. Stop, wait. These expressions are usually used in the imperative, as in Hold everything, we can't unload the truck yet, or Hold it, you've gone far enough. [ First half of 1900s ]
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