Definitions from Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition and Ballentine's Law Dictionary as are available for each term in each dictionary.
  • Ballentine's Law Dictionary

    To retain an office after the term has expired. See 20 Or. 365, 26 Pac. 170. To retain possession by a tenant after the expiration of his term. See 1 App. Div. 449, 37 N. Y. Supp. 374. .Hold up. Robbery. See 63 Neb. 723, 89 N. W. 303.