word type: poker slang
- To win a poker hand, usually in a situation where a player must "dodge" or "fade" many outs.
- An exclamation in support of the process of dodging outs.
"I had top set, but the dude had an OESFD, still my hand held and I grabbed the chiplead."
Upon witnessing an allin situation where your friend has the best hand but his opponent has fifteen outs twice, you declare, "Hold!" in support.