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hold the line on prices

hold the phone line open

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The operator asked her to wait or "hold the line" a further seven times, before North West Ambulance Service (NWAS) answered and gave medical advice.
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He is uniquely qualified to help the town hold the line on costs and manage a budget with great attention to detail as he does in his own company.
These tips are: (1) Start the school year with great expectations; (2) Recognize excellence publicly and frequently; (3) Treat your irreplaceables like they are irreplaceable; (4) Start having "stay conversations" by Thanksgiving; and (5) Hold the line on good teaching.
"The pipeline was sabotaged at around 5 pm (1400 GMT) and the explosion hold the line and sparked a fire," said Sheikh Mohsin Mabkut bin Mayili, a tribal head in Marib province.
HOLD THE LINE: Danni Richardson, 10, on the tin can telephone PICTURES: LEWIS ARNOLD www.chroniclelive.co.uk/buyaphoto ref: 01423297; I LISTEN UP: Amy Robson and Danni Richardson with frying pan microphones
TELL US ABOUT IT; HOLD THE LINE; POSTER GIRL; SMOCK AND ROLL; MADE FOR WALKING; POWDER KEG; BOXING CLEVER; CAPED CRUSADER; BAG IT WHILE YOU CAN
I believe we in good conscience can no longer hold the line and take this opportunity to lead normal lives for so many of the people in New Hampshire:'
Michael Locker, president of Locker Associates, a New York City-based steel consulting firm, says that one big change is that integrated steel mills have decided to hold the line on production.
Vith--the men who helped hold the line in the famed Battle of the Bulge and died trying.
This new message signifies the achievement of our No New Money goal and demonstrates how our advocacy efforts have helped move from a request to hold the line of further funding to a more aggressive stance that seeks no money going into abstinence-only-until-marriage programs.
Those hoping for spending increases in higher education next year won a second minor victory against the administration's plan to hold the line. The House approved an FY 07 budget that would vaguely allow the possibility of increasing funding for higher education in unspecified ways.
Still other reinsurers, believing they have a technical edge, may hold the line on price increases, Gaserow said.