Synonyms for Withheld:


concealed (adjective)
delayed, held back, kept on leash, checked, restrained, on ice, hidden, Denied.
held up (adjective)
kept (adjective)
reserved, held.
retained (adjective)
withheld (adjective)
hidden, restrained, held back.


withdrew (verb)
reserved, kept, Recanted, recalled, held, retained, suppressed, retracted, Revoked, Withdrew, withdrawn.

Other synonyms:

hidden. Other relevant words:
delayed, restrained, hidden, checked, Denied.

Usage examples for withheld

  1. And whatsoever my eyes desired I kept not from them, I withheld not my heart from any joy. – Montezuma's Daughter by H. Rider Haggard
  2. At noon everything was ready for her departure, and she would not be withheld from eating in the dining- room with the family. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  3. The person receiving a majority of votes is declared elected gobernadorcillo for the ensuing year, provided that there is no protest from the curate or the electors, and always conditioned upon the approval of the superior authority in Manila, which is never withheld since the influence of the curate is enough to prevent an unsatisfactory election. – The Social Cancer A Complete English Version of Noli Me Tangere by José Rizal