Thesaurus

holders

noun
plural of holder

Synonyms & Antonyms of holders

1 one who has a legal or rightful claim to ownership
  • the holders of the land gave us permission to camp on it

Synonyms for holders

Words Related to holders

Near Antonyms for holders

2 something into which a liquid or smaller objects can be put for storage or transportation
  • her hat made a good holder for the shells she collected on the beach

Synonyms for holders

Words Related to holders

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About holders

Thesaurus Entries Near holders

holder

holders

hold forth

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Holders.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/holders. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on holders

Nglish: Translation of holders for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of holders for Arabic Speakers

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Difficult Spelling Words Quiz

  • alphabet pasta spelling help
  • Which is the correct spelling?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
 AlphaBear 2

Spell words. Make bears.

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!