Acceptable For Game Play - US & UK word lists

This word is acceptable for play in the US & UK dictionaries that are being used in the following games:

The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
  • n. Hold; grip: "I knew I could make it all right if I got . . . back to the hotel and got ahold of that bottle of brandy” ( Jimmy Breslin).
  • Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
  • ad. To bring a ship to lie as near to the windward as it can to get out to sea.
  • n. A hold, grip, grasp.
  • the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
  • ad. Near the wind.
  • The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Near the wind, so as to hold or keep to it: as, to lay a ship a-hold.
  • Word Usage
    "But sometimes these things get dropped and picked up again, when the feds get ahold of some new information."
    Words with the same terminal sound
    Nolde    behold    bold    bowled    cajoled    cold    consoled    controlled    decontrolled    dold