holder - definition and synonyms

 
 
noun [countable] 

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/ˈhəʊldə(r)/
singularholder
pluralholders
  1. 1
    someone who owns something or who has been given something
    holder of:

    the holder of an important public office

    ticket/licence/permit holder:

    Ticket holders should use Gates 7 and 8.

    record/title holder:

    the former world 400m record holder

  2. 2
    something that is designed to hold or support another object

    a document holder