1. Include or contain;
    Have as a component (synset 202635616)
    "A totally new idea is comprised in this paper"; "The record contains many old songs from the 1930's"
  2. Contain or hold;
    Have within (synset 202706727)
    "The jar carries wine"; "The canteen holds fresh water"; "This can contains water"
  3. Lessen the intensity of;
    Hold in restraint;
    Hold or keep within limits (synset 202516039)
    "moderate your alcohol intake"; "hold your tongue"; "hold your temper"; "control your anger"
  4. Be divisible by (synset 202753162)
    "24 contains 6"
  5. Be capable of holding or containing (synset 202707070)
    "This box won't take all the items"; "The flask holds one gallon"
  6. Hold back, as of a danger or an enemy;
    Check the expansion or influence of (synset 201133899)
    "Arrest the downward trend"; "Check the growth of communism in South East Asia"; "Contain the rebel movement"; "Turn back the tide of communism"

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