Kept in custody, possession, or storage, usually to satisfy a condition or requirement.

Use held in a sentence

  • I was being held hostage in the castle and waited for my princess to come save me, but I realized that I was dying.

    Was this Helpful?   (25)   (0)
  • If you have lost something at a business you must hope that they held it for you and will return it when you go back.

    Was this Helpful?   (25)   (0)
  • You may have something of yours held by a company and may need to show ID to get it back to you.

    Was this Helpful?   (25)   (0)
Show more usage examples...

Related Videos


Have a question about held? Ask for help in the
Browse by Letter: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z