coholder

noun
co·​hold·​er | \ ˌkō-ˈhōl-dər How to pronounce coholder (audio) \
variants: or co-holder
plural coholders or co-holders

Definition of coholder

: one of two or more holders of an account, position, document, right, etc. named her mother coholder of the account the coholders of the patent Martinez is still the co-holder of the record for most hits in a Division Series …— Jay Jaffe

First Known Use of coholder

1868, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about coholder

Time Traveler for coholder

Time Traveler

The first known use of coholder was in 1868

See more words from the same year

Statistics for coholder

Cite this Entry

“Coholder.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/coholder. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

Comments on coholder

What made you want to look up coholder? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Namesakes Word Quiz

  • a citrus fruit possibly named after a person
  • Which of the following is a fruit named after a Moroccan seaport?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Dictionary Devil

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!