hold it down
to take care of one's responsibilities, handle business, etc.
- 1985 Too $hort "Don't Ever Stop" [Players]
"Living In The World of Hip-Hop"
[Down By Law]
You try to hold it down, won't be no good
- 1990-12-30 Kid Rock "Genuine Article" [Grits Sandwiches For Breakfast]
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