held
held past and past part of hold

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

held
index arrested (apprehended), in custody

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


held
Decided or ruled, as in "the court held that the contract was valid."
Category: Small Claims Court & Lawsuits

Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.


held
In relation to the opinion of a court, decided.

Dictionary from West's Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005.


held
In relation to the opinion of a court, decided.

Short Dictionary of (mostly American) Legal Terms and Abbreviations.

held
v.
   decided or ruled, as "the court held that the contract was valid."
   See also: decision, judgment, ruling

Law dictionary. . 2013.

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  • Held — Sm std. (9. Jh.), mhd. helt, ahd. helid, as. heliđ, mndd. helt, mndl. helet Stammwort. Aus g. * halud (wohl erst sekundär auch * halid ) m. Held, Kämpfer, freier Mann , auch in anord. ho̧lđr Erbbauer, Mann , neben anord. halr Mann , ae. hæle(þ).… …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • Held — Held, imp. & p. p. of {Hold}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • held — [held] the past tense and past participle of ↑hold …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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  • held — [held] vt., vi. pt. & pp. of HOLD1 …   English World dictionary

  • held — /held/, v. pt. and a pp. of hold. * * * …   Universalium

  • Held — /held/, n. John, Jr., 1889 1958, U.S. cartoonist, illustrator, and writer. * * * …   Universalium

  • Held — ↑Heroe, ↑Heros …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

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