Definition of ahold in English:

ahold

Pronunciation /əˈhəʊld/

adverb

  • So as to hold on to someone or something; with a firm hold or grip. Chiefly with of.

    Chiefly regional, and in representations of informal, and nonstandard speech. Some examples may represent instances of the indefinite article with "hold". Compare to catch, get, lay, lose, seize, hold.

Origin

Late 16th century (in an earlier sense). From a + hold.