Ahold meaning

ə-hōld
The definition of ahold is having made contact, verbally or physically.

An example of the word ahold is to have made contact with someone on the phone.

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To get ahold of something is defined as to grab it, often tightly.

An example of the word ahold would be how the rope is grabbed by someone being rescued by a helicopter or boat.

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(obsolete, nautical) To bring a ship to lie as near to the windward as it can to get out to sea.
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A hold or grip.

Grab ahold of the rope.

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A hold.
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get ahold of
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Idioms and Phrasal Verbs

Origin of ahold

  • a- +‎ hold

    From Wiktionary