holder

22 ENTRIES FOUND:

hold·er

noun \ˈhōl-dər\

: a person who holds or owns something

: a device that holds something

Full Definition of HOLDER

1
:  a person that holds: as
a (1) :  owner
(2) :  tenant
b :  a person in possession of and legally entitled to receive payment of a bill, note, or check
2
:  a device that holds <a cigarette holder>

Examples of HOLDER

  1. She is the holder of an honorary degree.
  2. the holder of a world record

First Known Use of HOLDER

14th century

Hol·der

biographical name \ˈhōl-dər\

Definition of HOLDER

Eric (Himpton, Jr.) 1951– United States atty. gen. (2009–)

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