hold in affection

hold in affection
index regard (hold in esteem)

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  • Affection (álbum de Lisa Stansfield) — Affection Álbum de estudio de Lisa Stansfield Publicación Noviembre de 1989 (Reino Unido Europa) Febrero de 1990 (E.E.U.U. Japón) Grabación 1989 Género …   Wikipedia Español

  • Affection (Lisa Stansfield album) — Infobox Album Name = Affection Type = studio Artist = Lisa Stansfield Released = November, 1989 (UK Europe) February, 1990 (USA Japan) Recorded = 1989 Genre = R B Length = 51:29 (LP) 65:12 (CD 1989) 78:48 (CD 2003) Label = BMG/Arista Producer =… …   Wikipedia

  • hold hands — phrasal : to go hand in hand especially as an expression of affection * * * hold hands see under ↑hold1 • • • Main Entry: ↑hand hold hands 1. (of two people) to be hand in hand or clasping both of each other s hands 2. (of several people) each to …   Useful english dictionary

  • hold — 1. v. & n. v. (past and past part. held) 1 tr. a keep fast; grasp (esp. in the hands or arms). b (also refl.) keep or sustain (a thing, oneself, one s head, etc.) in a particular position (hold it to the light; held himself erect). c grasp so as… …   Useful english dictionary

  • affection — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ deep, genuine, great, real, special, strong, warm ▪ mutual ▪ brotherly …   Collocations dictionary

  • hold — I. /hoʊld / (say hohld) verb (held, held or, Archaic, holden, holding) –verb (t) 1. to have or keep in the hand; keep fast; grasp. 2. to reserve; retain; set aside. 3. to bear, sustai …  

  • affection — af•fec•tion [[t]əˈfɛk ʃən[/t]] n. 1) fond attachment, devotion, or love 2) Often, affections a) emotion; feeling: to let the affections sway our reason[/ex] b) the emotional realm of love: to hold a place in one s affections[/ex] 3) pat a… …   From formal English to slang

  • hold in — phr verb Hold in is used with these nouns as the object: ↑affection, ↑arm, ↑awe, ↑check, ↑contempt, ↑detention, ↑embrace, ↑file, ↑moisture, ↑regard, ↑reserve, ↑ …   Collocations dictionary

  • hold hands — phrasal to engage one s hand with another s especially as an expression of affection …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Public display of affection — A public display of affection (sometimes abbreviated PDA) is the physical demonstration of affection for another person while in the view of others. For example, holding hands or kissing in public are commonly defined as public displays of… …   Wikipedia

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