a holding device
"a towel holder"; "a cigarette holder"; "an umbrella holder"
a person who holds something
"they held two hostages"; "he holds the trophy"; "she holds a United States passport"
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'"
A thing that holds.
Put your umbrella in the umbrella holder.
A person who temporarily or permanently possesses something.
He's been an account holder with us since 2004.
one who is employed in the hold of a vessel
one who, or that which, holds
one who holds land, etc., under another; a tenant
the payee of a bill of exchange or a promissory note, or the one who owns or holds it
In American football the holder is the player who receives the snap from the long snapper during field goal attempts made by the placekicker. The holder is set on one knee approximately 7 yards behind the line-of-scrimmage. While the holder is set, he places the hand which is closest to the place kicker on the ground, and holds the other hand out to receive the snap. After receiving the snap, the holder will place the football on the turf, or block, with the laces facing the uprights, and balance the ball with one or two finger. The holder, like the placekicker and the long snapper, is protected from intentional contact from the opposing team. The penalty for roughing the holder is 15 yards and an automatic first down.
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Rank popularity for the word 'Holder' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3343
Rank popularity for the word 'Holder' in Nouns Frequency: #1095
The numerical value of Holder in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of Holder in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Tiger Woods remember the old cassette tapes ? i used to make my own cassette tapes, and then they had Disc Man. They didn't have a holder for the waist, so I took one of the cassette holders and took that off and epoxied it to the Disc Man and listened to my discs as I practiced.
The irony is, of course, that the Republicans really dislike Mr. Holder. If they really want to get rid of him, the best way to do it is to go ahead and get Loretta Lynch confirmed.
We are all being appropriately tough to make sure that we protect the interests of The San Francisco-based bank, we are working with each customer to help them to work through this. It does not do us any good to accelerate an issue or to end up as the holder of a number of oil leases.
Even with Attorney General( Eric) Holder, I was excited for him, but it was like it stopped there, if Justice Department is riddled with career people who don't embrace diversity and only do a paper exercise, then Justice Department's futile and there's no change.
Unless you're a holder of both the CDS and the bond, you're probably not thinking you need to hold on to the contract any longer, investors have kind of gotten the result they expected now, so it appears that people have been reducing positions.
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