(redirected from held the ring)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Financial, Idioms, Encyclopedia.
References in periodicals archive ?
The pair had travelled to the shop, run by Tony and Jo Hope, 10 days beforehand and then when they returned the following Saturday asked to see a necklace at the bottom of the glass case that held the ring.
Mr Justice Bean said: "She was suspicious so she held the ring as she showed it and called the manager over.
The prince said: 'I think it is worth remembering that, without the success of Operation Dynamo; without the fierce fighting around Dunkirk that held the ring long enough for 240,000 British and 95,000 French servicemen to be taken off the beaches; without the sacrifices made by those who never returned home; D-Day may never have taken place at all.