Pronunciation: (hōl'dur), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/holder.html on line 75 [key]
1. something that holds or secures: a pencil holder.
2. a person who has the ownership, possession, or use of something; owner; tenant.
3. Law.a person who has the legal right to enforce a negotiable instrument.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.