- a situation that causes delay；a robbery conducted with the use of threats or violence
noun: hold-up, plural noun: hold-ups
- 1. a situation that causes delay the road closure will cause lengthy hold-ups 同義詞
- 2. a robbery conducted with the use of threats or violence the shocked victims of an armed hold-up 同義詞
- 3. a stocking held up by an elasticated top rather than by suspenders.