Synonyms for hold the line

Synonyms for (verb) hold the line

Synonyms: hold on, hold the line, hang on

Definition: hold the phone line open

Usage: Please hang on while I get your folder

Similar words: expect, wait, look, await

Definition: look forward to the probable occurrence of

Usage: We were expecting a visit from our relatives; She is looking to a promotion; he is waiting to be drafted


Synonyms: hold the line

Definition: hold the line on prices; keep the price of something constant

Similar words: preserve, maintain, keep up, conserve

Definition: keep in safety and protect from harm, decay, loss, or destruction

Usage: We preserve these archeological findings; The old lady could not keep up the building; children must be taught to conserve our national heritage; The museum curator conserved the ancient manuscripts