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does "hold it over you" mean "threaten or bully?"

I open my mouth to explain that we’re really not twins, but Leo elbows me in the ribs. “Yup, we’re twins all right. Sis here is older by two minutes.”
“And I bet she holds it over you every chance she gets,” Larry says, nodding knowingly.

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    No, "hold it over you" does not mean to threaten or bully. In this context it means that the older twin can use the information in a humorous way. For example, the older twin could imply that because she is two minutes older that she is wiser or smarter than the younger twin.

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