Usage examples for held

  1. He held it out so they could see the end. – Whispering Wires by Henry Leverage
  2. Though I held my peace. – In the Day of Adversity by John Bloundelle-Burton
  3. " I won't have my hand held," said Jimmy, of course. – The Enchanted Castle by E. Nesbit
  4. I only turned and caught hold of Teddy's arm, and held him as though I never meant to let him go. – Molly Bawn by Margaret Wolfe Hamilton
  5. Hoddan held up his hand. – The Pirates of Ersatz by Murray Leinster
  6. This time he held out his hand to her. – From the Housetops by George Barr McCutcheon
  7. Collingwood held out both his hands. – A Butterfly on the Wheel by Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull
  8. He held his lead for another mile. – 'Firebrand' Trevison by Charles Alden Seltzer
  9. She held something up. – Someone Comes to Town, Someone Leaves Town by Cory Doctorow
  10. She was hard to be held. – Patsy by S. R. Crockett
  11. Alexander took her hands and held them. – Foes by Mary Johnston
  12. Enrica held the letter in her hand. – The Italians by Frances Elliot
  13. My master took me out and held me up to the light. – The Adventures of a Three-Guinea Watch by Talbot Baines Reed
  14. Then a pause, while their eyes still held one another. – "I Conquered" by Harold Titus
  15. Mrs. Lapham held out her hand to him. – Entire PG Edition of The Works of William Dean Howells by William Dean Howells
  16. Kahnale held him back. – Seeing Things at Night by Heywood Broun
  17. Anne held her back. – Man and Wife by Wilkie Collins
  18. He held me and he knew it. – The Heart of a Woman by Emmuska Orczy, Baroness Orczy
  19. No general council was held. – The Conspiracy of Pontiac and the Indian War after the Conquest of Canada by Francis Parkman
  20. Then he turned and held out his hand to her. – Masters of the Wheat-Lands by Harold Bindloss