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officeholder

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noun of·fice·hold·er \-ˌhōl-dər\

Simple Definition of officeholder

  • : a person who has an official job or position especially in the government

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of officeholder

  1. :  one holding a public office

Examples of officeholder in a sentence

  1. <the last officeholder was extremely conscientious about not using public funds for his personal gain>



1787

First Known Use of officeholder

1787

Rhymes with officeholder


OFFICEHOLDER Defined for Kids

officeholder

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noun of·fice·hold·er \ˈȯ-fəs-ˌhōl-dər\

Definition of officeholder for Students

  1. :  a person who has been elected or appointed to a public position





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