Associations to the word «Holder»


HOLDER, noun. A thing that holds.
HOLDER, noun. A person who temporarily or permanently possesses something.
HOLDER, noun. (nautical) One who is employed in the hold of a vessel.
HOLDER, noun. (sports) The defending champion.
HOLDER, proper noun. A surname​.

Dictionary definition

HOLDER, noun. A holding device; "a towel holder"; "a cigarette holder"; "an umbrella holder".
HOLDER, noun. A person who holds something; "they held two hostages"; "he holds the trophy"; "she holds a United States passport".
HOLDER, noun. The person who is in possession of a check or note or bond or document of title that is endorsed to him or to whoever holds it; "the bond was marked `payable to bearer'".

Wise words

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Florence Scovel Shinn