9 Grammatical Pitfalls


[bond-hohl-der] /ˈbɒndˌhoʊl dər/
a holder of a bond or bonds issued by a government or corporation.
Origin of bondholder
1815-25; bond1 + holder
Related forms
bondholding, adjective, noun Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Examples from the web for bondholder
  • For the bondholder there is no difference, unless you consider that the bondholder may also be a consumer, worker and citizen.
  • Interest rates are generally based on market conditions and the length of time until the bondholder can exercise the put option.
  • The bondholder must include the allowed amount of the tax credit in gross income for tax purposes.
  • The costs to the bondholder of providing collateral vary inversely with the costs to the surety for liquidating it.
  • Managers will determine when the collection of bondholder names becomes a priority during an ongoing examination of a bond return.
  • Instead of owning a part of the company, a bondholder has essentially made a loan to the company.
  • Every bond has a coupon rate, which is the interest rate stated on the bond and payable to the bondholder.
British Dictionary definitions for bondholder


an owner of one or more bonds issued by a company or other institution
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for bondholder

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for bondholder

Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for bondholder