He could never seem to hold onto her for very long.
He held onto one of my hands all night long.
She held onto me as I tried to step back.
She did not like to hold onto his money too long.
The book is about a poor family trying to hold onto their home.
She could walk, but had to hold onto things for support.
They held onto each other through the night but didn't try to make love again.
He continued to hold onto her hand as a thought came to him.
She held onto his hand a moment longer than necessary.
They thus could no longer hold onto the mother themselves.