Definitions of holder

  1. 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'" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. a holding device; "a towel holder" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. One who is employed in the hold of a vessel. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. One who, or that which, holds. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. One who holds land, etc., under another; a tenant. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. The payee of a bill of exchange or a promissory note, or the one who owns or holds it. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. One who holds; a tenant; something by which to take hold. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  8. One who possesses anything; a tenant. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  9. The holder of a bill of exchange, promissory note, or check is the person who has legally acquired the possession of the same, from a person capable of transferring it, by indorsement or delivery, and who is entitled to receive payment of the instrument from the party or parties liable to meet it. Bowling v. Harrison, 6 How. 258. 12L. Ed. 425; Crocker-Woolworth Nat. Bank v. Nevada Bank, 139 Cal. 564. 73 Pac. 456,63 L. R. A. 245. 96 Am. St. Rep. 169; Rice v. Hogau, 8 Dana (Ky.) 135; Rev. Laws Mass. 1902, p. 653, thelawdictionary.org
  10. The holder of a bill of exchange is the person who is legally in the possession of it, either by endorsement or delivery, or both, and entitled to receive payment either from the drawee or acceptor, and is considered as an assignee. 4 Dall. 53. And one who endorses a promissory note for collection, as an agent, will be considered the holder for the purpose of transmitting notices. 2 Hall, R. 112; 6 How. U. S. 248; 20 John.372. Vide Bill of Exchange. 1215.org/lawnotes/bouvier/bouvier.htm
  11. In vbl senses, esp.: contrivance for holding something, as cigar, pen, -h. Concise Oxford Dictionary
  12. n. One who holds or grasps with the hand;—an occupier; a tenant;—possessor; owner;—one who works in the hold of a vessel;—that by which any thing ids held; clip; clasp. Cabinet Dictionary
  13. One that holds or gripes anything in his hand; a tenant, one that holds land under another. Complete Dictionary

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