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A phrase used on the phone to hang up or put the other person on hold for an little amount of time. It indicates that they are going to call back.
“Hold on, my sister is calling. I’ll call you right back.”
by Jadawada May 09, 2019
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I couldn’t care less (but one must keep up appearances, right?)
Frenemy has a family tragedy. "Thoughts and prayers."
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A phrase used to perplex, confuse, and annoy a person who really wants to talk to you. It can also be used to reroute the conversation in a direction more suiting to your interests by making the other person forget the original topic.
Amanda said, "I have something really important to tell you.
"Hold on," Brooks replied.
by Mo Corncob November 13, 2004
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When you're making a phone call in New York City, this phrase usually means that the person on the other line isn't putting you on hold to help you, but to either talk to another customer or to make a personal call.
Hold on...(you're waiting ten minutes on the phone)...
(10 minutes later)...Sorry to keep you waiting. Your Edvard Grieg orchestral works box set hasn't come in yet.
by pentozali February 14, 2011
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What someone says when they’re about to do something stupid.
Dude 1: BRO HOLD ONN!!!!
Dude 2: *thinking* fuck what’s he gonna do now...
*Guy literally falls down a hill at high speeds*
by Doorknob Bro February 25, 2020
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