Definitions For Withhold


  • Hold back; refuse to hand over or share
  • Retain and refrain from disbursing; of payments
  • To hold (something) back
  • To refuse to provide (something)
  • To take out (an amount of money for taxes) from someone's income

Is Withhold a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Withhold is worth 18 points in Scrabble and 17 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Withhold in a Sentence

  • She was accused of withholding evidence.
  • She has $20 withheld from her paycheck every week.

Synonyms for Withhold

Antonyms for Withhold

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