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How to sign: stop and wait, as if awaiting further instructions or developments
"Hold on a moment!";
Similiar / Same: stop
How to sign: be persistent, refuse to stop
"he persisted to call me every night"; "The child persisted and kept asking questions";
How to sign: hold firmly
Similiar / Same: grasp