incorporate, contain, comprise (verb)
include or contain; have as a component
"A totally new idea is comprised in this paper"; "The record contains many old songs from the 1930's"
hold, bear, carry, contain (verb)
contain or hold; have within
"The jar carries wine"; "The canteen holds fresh water"; "This can contains water"
control, hold in, hold, contain, check, curb, moderate (verb)
lessen the intensity of; temper; hold in restraint; hold or keep within limits
"moderate your alcohol intake"; "hold your tongue"; "hold your temper"; "control your anger"
be divisible by
"24 contains 6"
contain, take, hold (verb)
be capable of holding or containing
"This box won't take all the items"; "The flask holds one gallon"
check, turn back, arrest, stop, contain, hold back (verb)
hold back, as of a danger or an enemy; check the expansion or influence of
"Arrest the downward trend"; "Check the growth of communism in South East Asia"; "Contain the rebel movement"; "Turn back the tide of communism"
To hold inside.
To include as a part.
To limit through restraint.
To have as an element.
To restrain desire; to live in continence or chastity.