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Definitions and Synonyms of holdover | Another word for holdover | What is holdover?

Definition 1: something that has survived from the past - [noun denoting act]

Samples where holdover or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a holdover from the sixties
  • hangovers from the 19th century

Synonyms for holdover in the sense of this definition

(holdover is a kind of ...) something that survives

Definition 2: an official who remains in office after his term - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for holdover in the sense of this definition

(holdover is a kind of ...) a worker who holds or is invested with an office

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