Đồng nghĩa của hold

Alternative for hold

holds, held, holding

Đồng nghĩa: apply, assume, bear, carry, cling to, clutch, consider, contain, grasp, grip, have, keep, maintain, occupy, presume, regard, retain, stand up, support, suppose, surmise, think,

Trái nghĩa: drop,

Verb

To have as a belief or opinion
consider believe think esteem reckon judge deem feel maintain view regard figure opine presume adjudge allow assume decide swear call conceive count guess imagine rate rule suppose aver buy credit sense take the view be of the opinion entertain the idea have a hunch lap up set down set store by subscribe to the opinion swear by take stock in bet bottom dollar have sneaking suspicion lay money on swear up and down take as gospel truth cross one's heart estimate account surmise gauge conjecture gage conclude find assess suspect gather look on look upon fancy determine appraise understand evaluate expect regard as see infer hold to be see as calculate look on as speculate deduce adjudicate view as think of value class rank perceive interpret as have a feeling take dare say reason daresay divine take for place appreciate class as pronounce declare be of the view think of as postulate classify treat weigh presuppose discern say guesstimate make ween distinguish set theorize be under the impression suspicion theorise be of the opinion that have a sneaking suspicion be afraid size up think it likely put down as arbitrate decree grade interpret hold that settle proclaim hypothesize categorize approximate suggest put valuate resolve get the impression compute realize assign repute apprehend know order tell assay announce intuit take to be have a funny feeling peg hypothesise have a suspicion fix just know have a sneaking feeling pigeonhole believe to be glean identify make out be convinced categorise make of get sum up be given to understand be inclined to think have a foreboding get vibes realise take it weigh up rate as deem to be take it as read explain impute ascertain trust derive posit think about consider it right establish fathom come to the conclusion that draw extrapolate direct dictate have an idea pretend dream ordain umpire referee bargain for build on plan on feel in one's bones asseverate come to the conclusion charge sentence apportion award estimate as rank as form the opinion prescribe command take for granted take it for granted take it as given look at lay down fear rule on measure stand position bet be wary accuse think it probable be suspicious smell a rat think probable have doubt wonder disbelieve hazard a guess have doubts point the finger at harbor suspicion make a judgement lay down the law pass upon calculate to be tab tag philosophise have as one's opinion philosophize typecast price conceive to be feel to be imagine to be venture judge to be reckon to be guess at set at mark down as think to be put a value on put down for button down find to be consider to be be aware have the impression group number have funny feeling have vibes cast have an idea that codify reckon on brand form an opinion of form an impression of type designate sort see as being set a figure on class as being label form opinion think of as being regard as being view as being look on as being compartment distribute separate relegate bracket assort mark compartmentalize index range file digest observe notice admire contemplate recognize revere characterize triage detect respect comprehend score compartmentalise mark down allot divide break down characterise arrange part grasp pick up savvy cognize register read scent twig catch seize assimilate compass provide for allow for taste apperceive learn decipher dig smell behold decode discover factor in tumble to grok cotton to be aware of become aware of become conscious of become cognizant of get the drift take in get the idea be cognizant of be conscious of come to know get the picture recognise get the impression of feel in bones feel in your bones cotton on to catch on to catch on get to know feel in gut catch the drift be with it anticipate factor into work out figure out analyze analyse draw the inference construe predict forecast predicate differentiate foretell foresee premise add up tally discriminate total dope out think likely enumerate collect ratiocinate project tell apart put a figure on take as read count on pick out collate specify tell between quantify accept hazard envision cipher difference sum secern contrast tot cypher envisage count up tot up dare-say suss out foreknow keep tabs bank on demarcate make an estimate of go out on a limb be led to believe spot diagnose select cogitate sift extricate name square advance diagnosticate extract determinate submit propound set apart sort out find out propose reflect balance prophesy induce solve put forward prognosticate augur draw conclusions totalize draw a conclusion confirm ponder add presage hear remark vaticinate portend grant soothsay imply come to understand boil down prevision forebode suss rationalize visualize visualise read into pick decide between make a distinction between tell the difference between forefeel list forewarn tote previse tote up note auspicate foreshadow spae examine study adumbrate take account of rationalise cook up make a guess at run down compare regard as likely take a stab calculate roughly psych out see coming count upon pick up on take a shot segregate hear tell take as a hypothesis jump to a conclusion take a shot at take a stab at be informed clinch correct budget make rough guess syllogize audit hypothecate summate assert comment fall for get the measure of line up put in order air volunteer moot catalogue risk assuming venture a guess depend rely state concede remember foot the way one sees it define pose theorize that think it likely that postulate that roughly calculate jump the gun tabulate organize latch on to have a sneaking suspicion of dream up contextualize see through stumble on take something on board see the light feel for contextualise draw a distinction between discern a difference between count noses tick off count heads brainstorm spark admit draw inference read between the lines arrive at read between lines reach conclusion put two and two together get a fix on be certain be sure know for certain contend editorialize set forth telegraph describe conceive of catalog marshal organise include marshall obtain picture omen predetermine tip foreshow gain editorialise have the feeling express an opinion weigh in be of the conviction verify plan for signify bode see handwriting on wall forespell tell in advance warn of crystal-ball divine forespeak halsen tell which is which singularize qualify pinpoint signalize finger individuate cost check check out procure calibrate survey chance tell the difference discern a difference recognize a distinction know what's what separate the sheep from the goats sever discrepate separate the wheat from the chaff contradistinguish severalize split hairs draw a distinction double-check uncover acquire receive adjust multiply subtract add together tell from single out set off mark off check up on make sure make certain elicit attain happen upon generalize deliberate generalise excogitate elaborate evolve develop arrive reach educe formulate trace follow espy entertain plan foretaste preknow individualise signalise individualize see ahead deduct cerebrate juxtapose make an educated guess pre-empt put together intellectualize crystal ball contemplate the possibility of see it coming wait for be prepared for see in the cards figure on look for call it watch for bargain on be hopeful of count chickens have a hunch of prepare for be afraid of hope for ruminate get a load of take to mean correlate finalize logicalize mull meditate brood muse revolve stew ideate compete scrutinize parallel intellectualise hang place in juxtaposition stack up against measure up confront balance the differences between weigh against stand the pace scrutinise weigh the differences between measure the differences between oppose stand the test inspect set side by side weigh against another set against match up put side by side rack brains put on one's thinking cap use one's head have in mind stop to consider take under consideration mull over turn over agree to authorize finalise come to a decision about authorise call the shots on decide on fix upon nail down square up settle on cinch pin down agree on take a decision on square off

Verb

To keep going
continue last persist remain stay endure resist wear extend hold on persevere carry on go on hold out keep going keep up hold true remain unchanged stand up draw out hold good remain true stay staunch stretch out prevail bide linger run on perdure hold up abide keep on survive carry through live on drag on subsist grind hang on stay on be protracted outlast live stand perseverate strive exist sustain tarry recur repeat be follow through go the distance cling on press on go all the way have no end tough it out stick at plug away grind away wear well be durable stick around follow up stick to guns see through go the limit keep at be stubborn be resolute operate run handle withstand bear standby perpetuate weather protract maintain proceed pass progress project take hang around chug away bear up hold fast stay around be prolonged plough on die slowly hang round cling to life push on outlive hammer away stick at it peg away stay with something follow something through be tenacious not give up be pertinacious be diligent stop at nothing soldier on leave no stone unturned struggle on see something through press ahead stick it out stick to your guns stay the course be persistent hang in there never say die stick to be timeless be left wear on be long lived ride out obtain pursue refuse to go away stretch spread reach lead span lie head go be alive remain alive be extant stay alive range keep cover dwell encompass come through continue to exist stay round cut it spread out be in existence make the cut go as far as hang in the air remain standing make it come be animate have life fight for your life be in this world walk the earth sustain oneself sustain life be in the land of the living have being keep your head above water draw breath keep afloat cheat death escape death keep body and soul together evade death come as far as not stop until

Verb

To keep from exceeding an acceptable degree or level
contain control curb inhibit restrain constrain bridle check govern hinder regulate tame trammel freeze hamper keep measure rule bottle up pull in rein in cork up shut in restrict limit confine fetter hold down bind shackle hold back pinion repress immobilize chain suppress subdue moderate stifle immobilise impede manacle handcuff arrest imprison trap set obstruct keep in check lock up tie up peg tether keep a tight rein on pin down jail cramp enchain rein pin cork smother gaol straiten hobble fix hog-tie keep down temper keep under control stop keep the lid on hold in direct guide gyve handicap enfetter discipline modulate delimit hamstring retard clog leash curtail secure enslave hold fast cool chain up hold in check hem in withhold keep within bounds prevent tie down hold up put in irons keep lid on manage cap mitigate calm lash truss detain encumber circumscribe tie fasten muzzle master constrict stymie rope intern bar entrammel gag deter incarcerate rein back tone down embarrass choke back get the better of immure put a brake on bite back short-circuit keep back put the brakes on interfere with put half nelson on simmer down keep a lid on cool off slow down press ease quell moor relieve hitch keep control of keep on a string attach halt compose collect demarcate delay idle press down cuff muffle strangle thwart gain mastery over gain control over bound put straitjacket on hang up hold captive clip someone's wings throw monkey wrench in drag feet cramp someone's style truss up terminate put a limit on box in cool down bring to screeching halt fight back button up cut back keep tight rein on stem the flow of demark specify prescribe frustrate baulk enthrall enthral girdle delimitate define bring to a screeching halt tie one's hands indenture beslave bethrall mothball place a limit on capture keep within limits mark off draw the line on monitor ban lock in deny concuss coop up fence in deprive shotgun disallow close in necessitate balk administer adjust overlook methodize adapt organize systematize reduce to slavery condemn to servitude condemn to slavery sell into slavery subject to forced labour allocate reconcile police administrate legislate decide determine conquer coordinate standardize overcome supervise sway lick strap soften balance superintend form influence condition dictate pacify mollify mellow affect shape mould oversee steward tranquilize gentle humble modify alter touch underlie preside over mute cow predispose directionalize mold act on incline work on dispose shepherd reclaim bust keep an eye on keep tabs on tranquillize impact on exert influence on systematise standardise pace organise have an impact on be a factor in have an effect on water down get a grip on dampen bit harness debar stay stem impound kill hogtie keep in sit on box up put away pull back crack down keep in line bring under control have on a tight leash swallow silence sink submerge pocket deaden quench conceal decrease shut down quash still quiet squash overpower hide squelch damp down shush set limits on impose limits on enclose reduce come down on put a lid on corner soothe settle damp gulp back extinguish cover up keep secret quelch stamp out put an stop to put an end to put a ceiling on encircle surround soft-pedal nip in the bud keep something in check take tough action crush gulp fight resist destroy choke something back cushion re-collect hold something in drown garrote garrotte censor rally inspect lull recover set a limit on bring to naught keep feeling inside oneself collar entrap left out bite one's lip keep a rein on bottle something up choke bring into line lay down the law to someone clamp down hush ice quieten tongue-tie ration shrink inclose shorten narrow contract prelimit qualify diminish dry up dummy up shut up send up put on ice cut down on allay palliate mince relax break clamp down on crack down on temperate bottle internalize block internalise play down cool out meet halfway establish keep under wraps jam up keep inside black out outline stipulate identify designate delineate classify distinguish envelop encompass detail set the limits of set the boundaries of flank gird set out mark rim belt lay down verge stake out edge wall in border set bounds to compass mark out

Verb

To keep under custody

Verb

To maintain the focus or attention of others
keep maintain engross absorb captivate capture occupy catch engage enthrall enthral fascinate interest monopolise monopolize rivet arrest grip keep alive keep up mesmerize involve bewitch enchant preoccupy mesmerise attract spellbind hypnotize enrapture intrigue immerse entrance charm hypnotise draw busy beguile enwrap bemuse entertain catch up grab divert distract amuse allure transfix win magnetize please lure magnetise fill bedazzle seize gain delight take employ take up tie up keep busy engulf fixate entice fix dazzle rapture ensnare stun enamour transport invite consume ravish overwhelm enamor catch hold of soak wile pull move hook win over concern hold one's attention obsess attach bind hold on to inspire infatuate seduce hold someone's attention keep amused wrap up envelop kill witch enslave induce prompt hog apply corner assimilate attend appeal persuade elicit influence woo gratify vamp use up bring in pull in hold the attention of be concerned with hold attention be active with become lost sew up up on be hung rap turn one on sweep off one's feet sweep off your feet rope in make a hit with call forth bring forth catch the eye of argue into bring around hold your attention overjoy overcome use petrify paralyse overpower trance utilise secure utilize carry away wow astound stupefy blow away appeal to excite tempt send into raptures fill with delight freeze immobilize halt gorgonize turn on be attractive to affect arouse one's curiosity arouse pique perk up snare light someone's fire tantalise float someone's boat tickle someone's fancy sit up be interesting to matter to tantalize titillate touch catch one's eye engage one's attention be of interest to whet one's appetite capture one's imagination tickle pink reserve knock dead palsy stop dead paralyze root immobilise knock out adopt book root to the spot rivet the attention of stop someone in their tracks stop one dead stop in one's tracks bag strike compel hold spellbound thrill gladden bowl over stimulate satisfy tickle exhilarate elate slay stir inveigle intoxicate coax send cheer make happy humor impress cajole humour give a buzz electrify give someone a kick animate rouse content court sweep off feet suck in amaze enliven hold in awe indulge decoy delectate trick lead on betray bait solicit elevate appease provoke solace put under a spell pleasure beckon fulfill fulfil regale whet the appetite of suit rejoice warm tickle to death refresh give someone a charge glad comfort give pleasure to agree with mislead delude entrap astonish blind incline fire befool mollify endear placate galvanize invigorate charge subjugate sweet-talk pacify subdue steer soft-soap inflame assuage disport come on enthuse galvanise envigorate please greatly draw one's attention pump up fire with enthusiasm brighten up stir up hit the spot feast fire someone's imagination buck up make someone feel good gas make merry make content turn one's head ensorcell take somebody or something by storm bewilder awe dumbfound quicken be unable to take one's eyes off agitate stagger confuse overawe besot forspeak control voodoo bedevil floor call subject make an impression on soothe send into transports come on to tickle the fancy of lead take someone's breath away stroke get obtain kindle interest greatly train rope drag grab the attention of take someone's fancy whet someone's appetite recreate turn someone on daze cast a spell on put horns on satiate relax inspirit ecstasize crack up be a hit with pick up blarney blandish wheedle exert a pull on exert influence on energize own sate put the whammy on put under magic spell hit on draw in silence quieten still make a fool of catch someone's eye quench make someone's mouth water give great pleasure to give joy to tickle your fancy be a source of fascination to tickle one's fancy arouse the curiosity of engage someone's attention arouse curiosity arouse someone's curiosity sweep you off your feet flatter into smooth-talk razzle-dazzle motivate frenzy jolt suffice reconcile do one's heart good indicate bid sign summon demand ask command get under someone's skin serve slake commove dynamize jar energise meet feed sweep someone off their feet take somebody's breath away get someone going oblige give the come-on to work up initiate get started show introduce take your breath away take one's breath away light a fire under provide for cloy accommodate fill the bill do the trick surfeit pander to satisfice sell flatter cater to treasure prize cherish value make your head spin go to your head hearten uplift arride groove convert party fracture nurture attract attention conciliate propitiate sweeten cheer up have a get-together laugh it up treat to toss a party give a party go over big do someone's heart good be the ticket give someone pleasure make a hit with someone buoy up bring joy to give a lift warm the cockles of the heart get one's kicks fool deceive gentle con dupe hoodwink take in set at ease urge win the affection of put off guard convince unarm disarm undermine someone's resistance bamboozle gull double-cross string along cheat sucker snooker misguide shaft have humbug spoof juggle snow misinform burn buffalo gammon hornswoggle bluff cozen gaff hoax diddle butter up exploit flimflam rook manipulate gyp stick have on scam take advantage of jockey shave play fake out finesse chisel impose on put one over on lead up the garden path pull a swifty on pull a fast one on play for a sucker take for a ride

Verb

To point or direct (an object)
aim cast direct level pinpoint set train head bend point turn focus sight slant steer position beam incline lay take aim zero in on zero in fix address concentrate line up draw a bead on fix on align orientate move present fasten center rivet shepherd indicate centre draw a bead turn on aim at turn something on get in one's sights bring to bear fix something on line something up emit radiate angle target mark shed project diffuse take aim at set your sights on turn something on someone have your sights on zoom in point toward vent release discharge shoot issue deposit send emanate expel irradiate scatter distribute spread throw strew expire exhale spatter spray sprinkle bestow evolve send out spread out let off throw out give out give off cast out send forth exude eject leak transmit ooze gush excrete jet pour erupt pour out broadcast secrete disgorge spew yield spout squirt let out void effuse evacuate disembogue reek output ejaculate expend breathe vomit spew out give vent to disperse dispense spurt bestrew sow toss litter disseminate empty pepper spot dot belch extrude eruct spit spill outsend besprinkle drip pass expectorate purge speak perspire breathe out throw off reflect suffuse cascade produce shine stream burst loose force extravasate issue forth steam let fall distil deliver shower fling evaporate exsufflate pour forth break out initiate rise birth exit egress distill churn out vaporize vaporise intersperse throw about face take off in all directions throw around scramble gleam glitter guide tend circulate proliferate ramble afford illumine propagate expand beam out look influence shoot out light up express air voice utter get a bead on cover clutter fill verbalize reveal communicate ventilate assert articulate proclaim verbalise escape declare put come out with make public give free rein to give voice to bring into the open find an outlet for give expression to find expression for take out on provide escape drive out

Verb

To adhere or stick firmly or closely to
cling stick adhere attach cleave fasten hew clasp bond bind cohere grip hug clutch grasp embrace hang twine hold fast freeze to hold on to stay put hang on stick like glue cleave to hang onto fix join affix tack secure glue link pin weld connect unite hold on nail gum fuse paste stay snag lodge cement be fixed stick fast be glued stick together be pasted be stuck cling like ivy conjoin combine solder clog be bogged down stick like barnacle stick to like glue bolt screw staple clip rivet post poise display couple remain deck hook up put up nail up put on a hook pin up hang up stick up be fastened tack up stick on hold on like bulldog stick like a barnacle tie annex append annexe yoke add chain clamp make fast link up hitch on tag on slap on tape interconnect hitch concatenate lash bridge knit interlink subjoin tie up bracket tack on hook on adjoin amalgamate meld compound truss homogenize strap fetter incorporate merge rope moor anchor tether consolidate pair lock prefix splice coalesce converge peg marry interfuse batten pinion hook catenate synthesize unify conjugate homogenise synthesise latch onto hitch up wed bring together come together join together underjoin clump sellotape agglutinate freeze braze entwine team string assemble leash juxtapose dovetail stick to mate blend hold together integrate click consociate interface ally span tag mingle commix commingle mix network with plug into tie in meld with associate tie in with join up with intermingle affiliate knit together touch abut cross intersect reach bend butt composite bootstrap to buckle put together alloy immingle knot coincide meet collide border close button catch interblend immix band mortise

Verb

To postpone from being dealt with
table postpone adjourn defer delay park reschedule shelve prorogue reserve suspend detain mothball withhold continue retain suppress hang remit stall cool respite contain hold back hold off hold over put aside put back put off take offline hold off on put on hold put on ice put on the back burner put on the shelf pigeonhole hold up put in cold storage stay hold in abeyance lay aside lay on the table take a rain check on interrupt dismiss sideline file put over put in abeyance keep in abeyance lay over hang up carry over stand over slow up put off the evil hour do later put on back burner put off the evil day put on the bank burner put on one side set back slow down arrest cease intermit discontinue break off prorogate recess terminate dissolve disband prolong bar check stop pink-slip omit procrastinate inactivate protract cut short can retard halt waive quit freeze push back bring to an end lay off rule out break up count out stave off hang fire call a halt to put an end to put a stop to put to one side tie up set aside extend end pause suspend proceedings take five knock off take a break take a breather give rain check curb cut off restrain break keep slow rise hinder impede take a recess dally give a rain check hold something in abeyance rearrange reorganize put something on hold hold something over forestay reprieve be suspended be put on hold deny constrain temporise temporize cool it save inhibit keep back cut block lengthen obstruct cancel sever refuse bridle keep hold of repress stifle leave off refuse to pay finish let up take a raincheck come to an end reorganise bring to a halt bring to a close bring to a standstill shake drop slow pedal take a rain check call a halt take a breather from call it a day put on a back burner take time out drop it call time take ten dawdle tarry leave to another time linger dillydally loiter lag poke drag one's feet shut up put out of commission pack away decommission put into storage

Verb

State positively and assertively
insist assert claim maintain contend aver declare avow vow protest state swear affirm reiterate repeat argue asseverate avouch profess allege announce emphasise emphasize proclaim pronounce propound purport stress warrant represent be emphatic enforce press request stipulate press for take a stand lay down the law attest advance say adduce cite move submit suggest uphold certify testify plead opine advocate postulate depose charge propose lay down make out offer put forward reason challenge guarantee posit pretend imply defend acknowledge dictate present tell asservate admit convey bear witness justify reassert reaffirm vouch make a case bring forward put volunteer venture support vouch for verify espouse predicate rumor advise champion rumour put about that confirm voice express notify utter witness impute accuse indicate intimate insinuate hint disclose inform pass confess validate allegate render broadcast recount recite lay give evidence speak out put forth give testimony expostulate explain question urge rip zap vindicate mix dispute blast report debate prescribe enjoin cross remonstrate appeal light into jump on have at come at go at lace into take on lay into set to prevail upon gang up on put up argument lock horns with let have it mix it up stick it to make a case for fly in face of sock it to one have bone to pick give reasons for pledge promise swear up and down undertake feign dissemble assume simulate fake give an undertaking affect corroborate prove denote pass for act establish lay claim discuss let on sham pop off swear on bible swear on the Bible take an oath cross one's heart make a deposition say so counterfeit dissimulate substantiate bluff import impersonate authenticate articulate air assure mention vocalize put on verbalize enunciate divulge word vent talk reveal phrase promulgate communicate mouth circulate own impart back endorse whisper publicize deliver advertise sound advertize speak covenant mutter recognize evince cry shout intone spout verbalise modulate vocalise publicise spiel publish bear out recognise allow plight whitewash solemnly promise state on oath put across swear under oath act as if make public testify to talk about get across give voice to give utterance to put into words cross heart make known own up give away spell out bind oneself speculate come out with state under oath thrash out go over hash out explore make apply syllogize buttress concede grant insist on swear to make believe draw conclusions give the impression respond shoot one's wad mouth off shoot off one's mouth put in ensure underwrite guaranty insure plea bargain answer charges make somebody believe exclaim secure relate cop a plea use as excuse commit detail relay note remark pledge oneself engage address blurt chatter outline enounce spill orate mumble use as an excuse soapbox stump croon constate sing agree delegate sponsor quote retell chirp clarify narrate signal perorate rehearse expose specify yammer pipe read blab soliloquize drawl jaw summarise yak regurgitate lip gab gas murmur summarize translate declaim set rubber-stamp encourage cinch ice clinch okay sustain stand by back up make an affidavit trust promise under oath pledge yourself depend on swear an oath swear blind give witness have confidence in give your word give one's word swear to God swear by rely on talk big open up get off chest get on soapbox blow hot air come out stand behind ratify seem bring out have a lock on lock up nail down put on ice give word of honor give your word of honour bind yourself commit oneself make a commitment undertake solemnly give an assurance answer for give grounds for reel off throw out get off make clear speak about sound out pipe up with signify appear mean let on that make a pretence of make out that demonstrate intend evidence extenuate betoken personate raise ventilate excuse set oneself up pose as be ostensibly be apparently presuppose hypothesize table disseminate annunciate moot broach do justice to refute rationalize plead for disculpate confute lend weight to shield give credence to second rationalise rehabilitate offer grounds for guard bear witness to disprove protect masquerade as set oneself up as be disguised as allege that one is couch spread noise about tattle noise abroad pass around bruit about believe gossip spread the word buzz bruit suppose frame imply that one is assert that one is point to proclaim that one is maintain that one is represent oneself as pass oneself off as expound blare herald look trumpet designate give formulate presume connote inflect bespeak blazon intonate feign the identity of falsify yell clothe roar theorize hypothecate premise aspire set forth talk of jive fool masquerade fudge hoodwink cheat mislead stonewall malinger dupe fish jazz sucker deceive cozen delude beguile attest to put in words give utterance give out put over get over give expression point out bring into the open pour out go into give expression to shout from the rooftops give vent to pass yourself off as pass off be deceitful put up a front be hypocritical claim falsely fake out shuck and jive guess take for granted choose select hypothesise take as a hypothesis estimate nominate figure solicit theorise

Verb

To store or set aside for future use
save reserve keep store hoard retain withhold conserve preserve stockpile amass collect defer devote earmark bank dedicate secure stash gather spare accumulate allocate cache economise economize treasure hide away lay aside put aside put away set aside stash away hang on to keep in reserve lay away lay by put to one side squirrel away stow away put by stow husband garner deposit place maintain squirrel put hide reposit hold back heap store up put up salt away lay up consecrate plant stock cumulate set by keep back pack tuck archive load mothball warehouse park hive hutch bury give up to keep out pack up pack away put down put in storage put in store lock up stock up on lock away lay in possess roll up sock away put into storage stock up with shelve get in supplies of tidy away tidy up put aside for a rainy day save for rainy day put away for a rainy day conceal file repress stifle pile up save up keep hold of hold fast to retain possession of hold on to keep possession of keep for oneself hold in lay down hang onto hold onto set something by cling to keep to yourself not part with retain in one's possession house pile stack keep a place for heap up assemble stock up scrimp build up round up buy up seal up keep safe scrape together acquire pick up scare up lodge shut away put aside for rainy day accrue harvest stack up rack up run up secrete tot up bottle regulate budget reap mount up build up stocks use sparingly glean cull economize on be frugal with use economically manage thriftily put by for a rainy day bring together gather in draw together save for a rainy day load up on buildup add sustain buffer squirrel something away safeguard entrust consign jam bundle stuff lay posit pigeonhole cram invest wedge commit shove tuck something away rack tuck away file away aggregate muster keep on hand ensconce accrete amound get hold of top off clear away clear up put in the bank pack like sardines hill get together put together injure confine harm hospitalize disable pull in add up contain skimp cover ditch duck screen hospitalise bulk up concentrate control mass clean up put in the hole crate pick pack something up lump beat up keep intact group be careful with go easy on bunch swell fill up dump ingather put in a case box up put in a trunk pluck take in plough cut bring in crop plow bin mow strip harrow

Verb

Seize, take over
occupy capture conquer invade seize garrison overrun dominate annexe annex colonise colonize subjugate hegemonize keep take over commandeer control cybersquat possess requisition obtain oppress rule take possession take possession of appropriate acquire take secure expropriate usurp take control of confiscate overwhelm arrogate raid sequester storm assault assail penetrate attack gain beset plunder ravage march into surge over descend upon sequestrate preempt win breach pillage infest hijack maraud infringe permeate assume swarm get hold of overspread swoop on swarm over pirate overcome lay claim to get subject reserve impound procure prevail pre-empt distrain attach possess oneself of disseize help oneself to poind achieve succeed strike grab infiltrate blitz rush corner convert press bombard take control advance crush subdue overpower ambush accroach pounce pacify overthrow charge combat strafe prevail over encroach settle people populate shell gain control of latch on to get hands on fire at fire on begin hostilities take down pioneer begin an assault take the offensive found swamp immigrate transplant inhabit open up migrate settle in inundate exceed outrun overgrow overshoot surpass choke overstep overreach break overpass overflow outreach transcend establish a colony in rout put down roots in deluge spread over besiege flow over spill surge go beyond run over grow over run on well over spread like wildfire over spread like wildfire run riot over flood violate infect pervade plague crash foray entrench enter meddle access overswarm parasitize descend on parasitise burglarize loot burglarise inroad foray into trespass interfere infringe on burst in on burst in go in muscle in fall on make inroads make inroads on trash pounce on sic bushwhack sick turn on set on jump on go in on set upon pounce upon fall upon fly at come at make a raid on launch oneself at launch an attack on make an assault on tear into lay into jump aggress harry descend go for light into advance on attempt to capture make an onslaught on take by storm strike at launch an attack set about fly leap at leap threaten blast sally bomb torpedo shoot down make a foray on conduct an offensive on make a sortie on set in on surge into take on march on swoop down upon sally forth put to flight smite afflict hit devastate blindside belabour smash accost assault someone appear arrive pester throng spread through maltreat impugn pack harass worry riddle teem crowd defile flock crawl over fill pollute lay into someone set upon someone fall upon someone make an assault make an attack fall on someone deal a blow to deal a blow belabor mug bust encounter open fire on weigh into round on have at let someone have it sail into have a go at wade into lace into work over beat up let fly at hit out at lash out at get stuck into pitch into arrive in hordes drop in turn up come in force show up crawl through abound in crawl all over

Verb

To consider or give serious or careful thought to
entertain consider contemplate support maintain ponder foster harbor harbour imagine brook cherish cogitate countenance debate deliberate eye meditate perpend question revolve ruminate study think about tolerate turn weigh conceive of NtRtain suffer chew over conceive heed kick around mull over pore over recognise recognize wrestle with agree to approve of give consideration to take into consideration bear in mind give thought to muse over think over allow yourself to consider cogitate on keep in mind reflect weigh up muse meditate on brood over excogitate speculate reflect on muse on dwell on turn over pore on think cerebrate ruminate on cogitate about review puzzle over brood appraise deliberate about ruminate about figure brood on examine think on think out be in a brown study evaluate judge deliberate on reason brainstorm roll chew on look at rack brains put on thinking cap beat one's brains out about assess ruminate over agonize over wonder ponder on mind worry about speculate about size up consider the pros and cons of think through turn over in one's mind stew over brood about investigate research survey scrutinize explore probe analyse puzzle envisage ponder over picture anticipate discuss envision meditate over compare enquire into consult look into dream deliberate over track argue moon sum up think of analyze scrutinise chew the cud noodle around meditate upon bat it around turn over in your mind pour it on hammer away at give much thought to ask oneself about think hard sweat over talk over take stock of knock around sort out reflect upon ask oneself run up a flagpole toy with play around with consider the possibility of entertain the thought of turn over in mind give some thought to monitor mull over things use one's head chew over things stew about reflect about woolgather dwell mull dissect peruse pore ruminate upon expect percolate agonize put on one's thinking cap about medidate upon wonder about canvass experiment do research conduct a survey of conduct research into dive into delve into plan design cool out take in aspire to worry scheme purpose intend devise digest project propose agonise plot inspect view engage in contemplation estimate entertain the idea of rate sweat rehash eye up flash on