Definition of "officeholders" []

  • A person who holds a position or office in government (noun)
  • Plural form of officeholder. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "officeholders" in a sentence
  • "Latin American officeholders have traditionally abused their advantages, which is why re-election was banned practically everywhere."
  • "In Charlie's case, goddamn it, he might have had some appreciable effect on any number of things, including the election of other black officeholders, that is to say state legislators, if he had gone in the Democratic primary."
  • "In the words of my late friend Robert Byrd, politicians have become full-time fund-raisers and part-time officeholders."