Holding The Fort

Pronunciation of Holding The Fort
/hˈə͡ʊldɪŋ ðə fˈɔːt/, /hˈə‍ʊldɪŋ ðə fˈɔːt/, /h_ˈəʊ_l_d_ɪ_ŋ ð_ə f_ˈɔː_t/

Antonyms for holding the fort:

cease, move, complete, forge, lie, rush, finish, go, die, advance, hurry, carry on, discontinue, leave, push, depart.

Synonyms for holding the fort:

hold the line (verb)

block, check, hang on, hinder, obstruct, keep at bay.

remain (verb)

abide, bide, bivouac, bunk, cling, continue, delay, dwell, endure, freeze, go on, halt, hang, hang out, hold over, hover, inhabit, keep on, last, linger, live, lodge, nest, outlast, outlive, pause, perch, persist, prevail, reside, rest, roost, sit out, sit tight, sojourn, squat, stand, stay put, stick around, stop, survive, tarry, visit, wait, stay over, sit through, stay behind, stay in, make camp, be left, hold the fort, put on hold, remain standing.

stay (verb)

dally, hang around, hang in, lag, loiter, outstay, procrastinate, remain, reprieve, respite, settle, sweat, hang about, stay out, put down roots, sweat it out, establish oneself.

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