Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Holding"

The meaning of "Holding" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does Holding on to all that they told you mean?
A: In this case, “holding onto” means “don’t forget” or “always remember” because you don’t want to release the memory/words.
The sentence means “Don’t forget everything they told you” or “always remember what they told you.”

It could also mean you’re keeping their words/advice in your heart (but not literally) for emotional support.
Q: What does "Holding on in the back of my mind for dear life" mean?
A: "Holding on for dear life." Means that you are in a situation where you think you are going to die (say on a cliff) and you are holding on to that cliff with all the strength you can master and basically you are 'holding on for dear life'.
Q: What does Holding me down mean?
A: Holding me down is negative, it means that someone is stopping you from reaching your full potential. For example, you could say 'the team is holding me down' if they do not allow you to work at your best!
Q: What does Holding your friend in your room is bad mean?
A: prender o teu amigo/a no teu quarto é mau
Q: What does Indicative Holding Statements mean?
A: Indicative means to show or present something.

Holding Statements are the initial statements provided to the public with basic information and facts about an incident.

So it would mean that it is a shown general fact.

Example sentences using "Holding"

Q: Please show me example sentences with Holding on.
A: Keep holding on, Mary! Don’t let go.
Please hold onto the railings, the train will shake.
Q: Please show me example sentences with Holding.
A:
I am holding a pencil.
She was holding my purse.

Synonyms of "Holding" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between Holding up and Holding out ?
A: when saying holding up, it's more emotionally. "How are you holding up?" in the content of holding out, to withdraw something or someone from an event. "You've been holding me out!" this could be used in more tangible aspects.

Other questions about "Holding"

Q: Holding meetings related to the promotion of multicultural coexistence:
In order to promote multicultural coexistence, it is probably necessary to mediate a comprehensive schedule for promoting symbiosis. The city will hold a conference on the promotion of multicultural coexistence in which Japanese residents and foreign residents participate, manage the progress of the plan, and consider next issues. Does this sound natural?
A: Yes natural
Q: Holding your right wrist with your left hand imitates a bracelet. Does this sound natural?
A: @micarie Ah, I think in a dance, it could be "symbolise". Or possibly 'represent'.

If the bracelet has a particular meaning this might vary.
Q: Please show me how to pronounce Holding a grudge is like drinking poison and waiting for the other person to die.
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: 'Holding the reins of his horse with one hand, Alexander used the other to fasten the top three buttons of his greatcoat.'

'Polo necks are sweaters with raised collars, usually adorned with two or three buttons on the frontal neckline.'

(Please leave me a comment showing me where I messed up). Does this sound natural?
A: not bad. just you say it's horse not his horse. also I had to look up what a polo neck was. you are speaking with an American accent so it should be a turtleneck, lol! bu the way, I have never seen turtlenecks with bottons on them.
Q: Holding her son, Mrs Zhang is coming. Does this sound natural?
A: Try: "Mrs Zhang is coming; she's holding her son."

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