householder householder  /ˈhaʊs ˌhoʊl dər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) someone who owns a home

Usage(s):

  1. What penance may society exact from an Irish elevator-man who, disgruntled over his pay, gets drunk, steals and drinks a house holder's Canadian ale, gnaws the householder's baked.
  2. But the householder, standing in the doorway, told the convict to move on.
  3. The householder sent for the ambulance himself.

News

  1. Photo Gallery: Gangi vs. Nationals boys' baseball

    Nationals' Damon Householder, left, gets Gangi's Chase Smith out at first base during a game at the Babe Herman Field in Glendale on Wednesday, June 19, 2013.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Burbank Leader

  2. Thompsonville's Householder makes All-Conference

    Even though his high school career is over, Thompsonville's Brady Householder was able to add one last award to his collection.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: The West Frankfort Daily American

Quotes

  1. Mr. Darling told delegates: "There was a time when a small bank in America got into trouble, it was bad news for that town, or state, but nowhere else. But today, when a Florida householder defaults on his mortgage, the effects are felt not just in...
    on Sep 23, 2007 By: Alistair Darling Source: New York Times

  2. "What 'The Householder' made we put into 'Shakespeare Wallah,' which was a critical success," Mr. Ivory said.
    on Apr 9, 2010 By: James Ivory Source: New York Times

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