1. to hold in one's arms (e.g. a baby); to embrace; to hugFormal or literary term, See also 抱く だく
2. to have (a thought or feeling); to hold; to harbour (suspicion, doubt, etc.); to harbor; to bear (a grudge, ill will, etc.); to entertain (hope, illusions, etc.); to cherish (e.g. an ambition)
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