Be and Hold on


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Be verb – To have life.
Usage example: stories that begin with the familiar line “once upon a time there was a beautiful maiden”

Hold on and be are semantically related in remain topic. In some cases you can use "Hold on" instead a verb "Be".
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Hold on

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Hold on verb – To remain indefinitely in existence or in the same state.
Be and hold on are semantically related in continue topic. Sometimes you can use "Be" instead a verb "Hold on", if it concerns topics such as remain.
Synonyms for Hold on
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