The English verb 'hold out' is pronounced as [həʊld aʊt].
Related to: phrasal verb.
3 forms of verb hold out: Infinitive (hold out), Past Simple - (held out), Past Participle - (held out).
Here are the past tense forms of the verb hold out
👉 Forms of verb hold out in future and past simple and past participle.
❓ What is the past tense of hold out.
Hold out: Past, Present, and Participle Forms
|Base Form||Past Simple||Past Participle|
|hold out [həʊld aʊt]||
held out [held aʊt]
held out [held aʊt]
What are the 2nd and 3rd forms of the verb hold out?
🎓 What are the past simple, future simple, present perfect, past perfect, and future perfect forms of the base form (infinitive) 'hold out'?
Learn the three forms of the English verb 'hold out'
- the first form (V1) is 'hold out' used in present simple and future simple tenses.
- the second form (V2) is 'held out' used in past simple tense.
- the third form (V3) is 'held out' used in present perfect and past perfect tenses.
What are the past tense and past participle of hold out?
The past tense and past participle of hold out are: hold out in past simple is held out, and past participle is held out.
What is the past tense of hold out?
The past tense of the verb "hold out" is "held out", and the past participle is "held out".
Past simple — hold out in past simple held out
Future simple — hold out in future simple is hold out (will + V1).
Present Perfect — hold out in present perfect tense is held out (have/has + V3).
Past Perfect — hold out in past perfect tense is held out (had + V3).
hold out regular or irregular verb?
👉 Is 'hold out' a regular or irregular verb? The verb 'hold out' is .
Examples of Verb hold out in Sentences
- I can hold out a day more (Present Simple)
- He knows he can't hold out forever (Present Simple)
- I think we can hold out for an hour (Present Simple)
- The army won't be able to hold out for long (Future Simple)
- You're holding out on me (Present Continuous)
- We can't hold out much longer (Present Simple)
- She is in trouble and I know you're holding out on me (Present Simple)
- She's definitely holding out on us (Present Continuous)