hold together

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hold together(
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An intransitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and does not require a direct object (e.g. Everybody please stand up.).
intransitive verb phrase
1. (to stay united)
a. mantenerse unido
The team held together, and they all refused to quit when they were down.El equipo se mantuvo unido y todos se negaron a darse por vencidos cuando estaban perdiendo.
2. (to make sense)
a. ser coherente
There's just something about the plot of the movie that doesn't hold together.Hay algo del argumento de la película que no es coherente del todo.
3. (to not fall apart)
a. conservarse de una pieza
The wind was so strong that we weren't sure if the little shack would hold together.El viento era tan fuerte que no estábamos seguros de que la cabaña pequeña se conservara de una pieza.
b. no romperse
I sure hope the basket of this hot-air balloon holds together.De verdad espero que la cesta de este globo aerostático no se rompa.
A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
4. (to keep united)
a. mantener unido
After the plane crash, Felix was the one who held us together and got us out of the jungle alive.Después del accidente de avión, Félix fue él que nos mantuvo unidos y nos sacó de la selva vivos.
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hold together
A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (party, marriage, alliance)
a. mantener unido(a)
2. (with glue, string, rope)
a. sujetar
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
3. (party, marriage, alliance)
a. mantenerse unido(a)
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hold together
transitive verb
[+persons] mantener unidos; [+company, group] mantener la unidad de;
verb:intransitive:plus_adverb
1 [+persons] mantenerse unidos
2 [+argument] ser sólido; ser lógico; [+deal] mantenerse
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