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Correct spelling:
To hold or keep back.
To refrain.
withdraw (verb)
revoke, keep, recant, withdraw, reserve, retract, retain, suppress, recall, hold.
Other synonyms:
negative, restraint, disallow, derive, support, decline, maintain, stockpile, disapprove, deny, reimburse, save, deduce, obey, hoard, protect, recuperate, delay, observe, reprobate, take off, reprobate, refrain, keep back, carry on, disapprove, guard, negative, recover, abstain, fulfil, hold out, deny, defend, collect, deduct, turn down, store up, nix, accept, subtract, refuse, detain, reject, conduct, hold back, carry, nix, recoup, celebrate, hold off, forbear, restrain, decline, infer, reject, preserve, sustain, set aside.
Examples of usage:
  1. That impulse was an answer, like the entreaty of the mother before Solomon; the priest struck the fatal blow ere the hand could withhold him, and the mother died with a last look of exceeding joy at her love and her safety. king's husband's son's - "A Book of Golden Deeds", Charlotte M. Yonge.
  2. to withhold his resolution until this day fortnight. Casson - "From Crow-Scaring to Westminster; an Autobiography", George Edwards M.P., O.B.E..
  3. When they saw those from the Rhine coming for the hoard, Alberich, the bold, spake to his friends: Naught of the treasure dare we withhold from her, sith the noble queen it to be her marriage morning gift. averreth - "The Nibelungenlied", Unknown.

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