officeholder

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

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


OFFICEHOLDER Defined for English Language Learners

officeholder

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

Definition of officeholder for English Language Learners

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


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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