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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
  • n. One that holds, as:
  • n. One that possesses something; an owner: the holder of extensive farmland; the holder of oil fields.
  • n. One, especially a tenant, that occupies or controls something: The current holder of the apartment.
  • n. Law One that legally possesses and is entitled to the payment of a check, bill, or promissory note.
  • n. A device for holding: a towel holder.
  • Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
  • n. A thing that holds.
  • n. A person who temporarily or permanently possesses something.
  • the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
  • n. One who is employed in the hold of a vessel.
  • n. One who, or that which, holds.
  • n. One who holds land, etc., under another; a tenant.
  • n. The payee of a bill of exchange or a promissory note, or the one who owns or holds it.
  • The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • n. One who or that which holds, in any sense of that word.
  • n. Nautical, one who is employed in the hold.
  • n. plural The fangs of a dog.
  • n. plural Sheaves placed as ridges on corn-stacks to hold the corn down before the thatching takes place.
  • WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
  • n. 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
  • n. a person who holds something
  • n. a holding device
  • Hypernym
    Words that are more generic or abstract
    Cross Reference
    possessor    owner    clue-holder   
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    Words with the same terminal sound
    Boulder    beholder    bolder    boulder    colder    folder    golder    molder    moulder    older   
    Same Context
    Words that are found in similar contexts
    owner    purchaser    investor    rack    buyer    tray    purchase    ownership    proprietor    manufacturer