- a person who holds an office, as in a society, company, club, etc; official
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Examples from the Web for office bearer
Rejected of God as an office-bearer, he clings to the thought of human honor.
An office-bearer offered to conduct service; but the others present thought they had done their duty and went home.Auld Licht Idylls
J. M. Barrie
This is not the Spirit producing the new birth, but merely fitting Saul to be an office-bearer.
He has the unique distinction of playing in ten Internationals with England, and been an office-bearer of his club since 1873.Scottish Football Reminiscences and Sketches
David Drummond Bone
He was also well-known in connection with the Linnean Society of which he was for many years an office-bearer.The Life and Letters of Charles Darwin, Volume I (of II)