See also the Transaction response object.

This functionality is specific to Braintree Marketplace merchants.

result = gateway.transaction.hold_in_escrow("transaction_id")
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You can only hold a transaction in escrow if its status is authorized or submitted_for_settlement.

transaction_id required, String

The id of the transaction you want to hold in escrow.