Can you hold(, please)?(redirected from can you hold)
Can you hold(, please)?
A question asked when one answering the phone needs to put the caller on hold. Let me see if he's in his office—can you hold, please? Sorry, can you hold? I'm getting a call on the other line.
See also: can
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