To hold out

Related to To hold out: defer to, in its entirety, pick up on
to last; to endure; to continue; to maintain one's self; not to yield or give way.
- Swift.

See also: Hold

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Pindus said it also does not pay for him to hold out for higher rents.