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bondholder

[bond-hohl-der] /ˈbɒndˌhoʊl dər/
noun
1.
a holder of a bond or bonds issued by a government or corporation.
Origin of bondholder
1815-1825
First recorded in 1815-25; bond1 + holder
Related forms
bondholding, adjective, noun
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  • I guess 'ee's gwine ter be a bloomin' bondholder and cut his coupons!

    By Right of Conquest Arthur Hornblow
  • You are not the boy who caused the capture of the bondholder?

    Making His Way Horatio Alger, Jr.
  • Ordinarily the bondholder is adequately protected against the loss of his capital by a mortgage on the railroad.

    Distributive Justice

    John A. (John Augustine) Ryan
  • If it is right for the stockholder of a railway to receive dividends, it is equally right for the bondholder to receive interest.

    Distributive Justice

    John A. (John Augustine) Ryan
  • Compounds ending in holder and monger are run solid; bondholder, cheesemonger.

    Compound Words Frederick W. Hamilton
  • The only lawyer in the district wouldn't act against the bondholder, and I couldn't get at my mortgage deed anyway.

    A Prairie Courtship Harold Bindloss
  • When any stockholder had paid in as much as $100, the company issued him a Gold Bond and he became a bondholder.

  • He couldn't vote as a bondholder, but his voting rights as a stockholder commonly mean little!

    The Value of Money Benjamin M. Anderson, Jr.
  • The same feeling may actuate many a Peruvian bondholder when he is told that the Peruvians are beginning to cultivate literature.

    Peru in the Guano Age Alexander James Duffield
British Dictionary definitions for bondholder

bondholder

/ˈbɒndˌhəʊldə/
noun
1.
an owner of one or more bonds issued by a company or other institution
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