holder

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See also: Holder and Hölder

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

hold + -er

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

holder (plural holders)

  1. A thing that holds.
    Put your umbrella in the umbrella holder.
  2. A person who temporarily or permanently possesses something.
    He's been an account holder with us since 2004.
    In 2012, there were 28 living holders of the Victoria Cross or the George Cross.
  3. (nautical) One who is employed in the hold of a vessel.
  4. (sports) The defending champion.

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German[edit]

Adjective[edit]

holder

  1. comparative form of hold
  2. inflected form of hold

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

holder m (definite singular holderen, indefinite plural holdere, definite plural holderne)

  1. holder

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

holder

  1. present tense of holde