- a competitor who has won or successfully defended a specific cup, trophy, championship, etc.; champion.
Origin of cupholder
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A servant enters with a steamy cup of coffee, seated in a silver zerf, or cup-holder.The Lands of the Saracen
- a device for holding a cup upright, esp in a motor vehicle
- the reigning champion or champions in a cup competition