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holdout

n.1.a negotiator who hopes to gain concessions by refusing to come to terms after most other participants have signed an agreement; as, their star pitcher was a holdout for six weeks.
2.a refusal by a negotiator to come to terms in the hope of obtaining a better deal.
3.the act of hiding playing cards in a gambling game so they are available for personal use later.
Noun1.holdout - a negotiator who hopes to gain concessions by refusing to come to terms; "their star pitcher was a holdout for six weeks"
2.holdout - a refusal by a negotiator to come to terms in the hope of obtaining a better deal
3.holdout - the act of hiding playing cards in a gambling game so they are available for personal use later
hold out, negotiant, negotiator, resist, stand firm, treater, withstand
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