Hold still for the doctor and the shot won't hurt. on hold 1. The New York Times 5 "We're still on hold. Of a telephone call, temporarily suspended without being disconnected.
See also: hold, still. If you put something on hold, you decide not to do it, deal with it, or change it now, but to leave it until later. (for someone or something) and keep still (for someone or something); stand still (for someone or something) to remain motionless for someone or something. Visitations are still on hold at assisted living and nursing facilities, which house those most vulnerable to COVID-19.

He put his retirement on hold to work 16 hours a day, seven days a week to find a solution. JERUSALEM — The U.S. Middle East envoy, George Mitchell, has come and gone, again, with peace talks still on hold and one Israeli commentator, Yossi Sarid, musing that "the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is a black hole that swallows up goodwill ambassadors through the ages".
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