hold\ out


hold\ out
1. I
1) the city (the fortress, the garrison, etc.) will hold out город и т. д. выстоит [до конца]; how long can the enemy hold out? сколько может продержаться противник?
2) money (supplies, etc.) will hold out денег и т. д. хватит
2. II
hold out in some manner hold out obstinately /stubbornly/ (gallantly, etc.) упрямо и т. д. держаться; hold out for воле time it was impossible to hold out any longer держаться дольше было невозможно
3. III
hold out smth. /smth. out/1)
hold out a rose twig (a relic, etc.) протягивать веточку розы и т. д.; hold out a hand (a friendly hand, one's hands, the hand of friendship and cooperation, etc.) протягивать руку и т. д.
2)
hold out a hope (a prospect of promotion, bright prospects, scant hope, little hope, the prospect of a change, etc.) сулить надежду и т.д., the doctors hold out little hope of his recovery у врачей мало надежды на его выздоровление; hold out a bad example показывать дурной пример
4. XVI
hold out for some time hold out for three weeks (for ten years, for another month, etc.) выдерживать или хватать на три недели и т. д.; hold out to smth. the supplies will hold out to the end of the voyage запасов хватит до конца путешествия; hold out to the last держаться до конца /до последнего/

English-Russian dictionary of verb phrases. 2013.

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