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hold (on) tight

to grasp (someone or something) tightly. Here we go on the merry-go-round! Hold on tight! The children were told to hold tight on the swings.
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Only 9% of investors would choose to sell in volatile markets and 19% would hold tight.
The dog allowed Bob to appear solo as a presenter on the children's action game show Hold Tight for three years.
Sporting target when flushed, but they hold tight to due to convincing camouflage.
We must carry on, we must hold tight against barbarity and we must help in every way possible to defeat the people who would see our hard-won peace blown away.
Slade have been booked to headline next summer's Hold Tight It's 70's Night concert at the National Trust's Ormesby Hall.
Get ready to hold tight as you accompany eccentric inventor Caractacus Potts and his two children Jemima and Jeremy, alongside Truly Scrumptious and Grandpa Potts, as they try to outwit the dastardly Baron and the evil Child Catcher.
Boro are a dour side, and the game will be decided by a single goal, but Everton have shown enough in recent weeks to suggest the defence will hold tight, while Tomasz Radzinski has breathed new life into the attack.
CHICAGO -- Bill Martin is going to hold tight onto James River Coal (Nasdaq:JRCC) and Massey Energy (NYSE:MEE).
Hold Tight It's 70s Night will take place in the grounds of Ormesby Hall, Middlesbrough and will feature Abba tribute band Voulez Vous and Bee Gees tribute group Staying Alive.
So if product differentiation is part of your strategy for becoming a market leader, contact a custom calendering company that can hold tight tolerances and start designing the absolute best components for your products' needs.
Hold Tight, It's 60s Night, promises more than 35 hits from the 60s together in one show.
They hold tight and try to hide and hope the predator will pass them by.
I would be surprised if their lawyers aren't spending all their time discussing, calculating and arguing the specifics of a prenup, with Ben's people hammering him to hold tight to a strict agreement," says Pekala.
FOR WHEEL nBrenda's going to give record bid a spin HOLD TIGHT 3Brenda O'Donoghue and Martin Colbert at the big wheel in Dublin yesterday
Every year the field at the National Trust-owned property becomes a riot of colour as thousands of revellers turn out for Hold Tight It's 70s Night.