Meaning of HOLDER in English


/ ˈhəʊldə(r); NAmE ˈhoʊ-/ noun (often in compounds)


a person who has or owns the thing mentioned :

a licence holder

a season ticket holder

the current holder of the world record

holders of high office

the holder of a French passport

—see also record holder , title-holder


a thing that holds the object mentioned :

a pen holder

—picture at cup

—see also cigarette holder

Oxford Advanced Learner's English Dictionary.      Оксфордский английский словарь для изучающик язык на продвинутом уровне.