Definition of Bottleholder. Meaning of Bottleholder. Synonyms of Bottleholder

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Definition of Bottleholder

Bottleholder Bot"tle*hold`er, n. 1. One who attends a pugilist in a prize fight; -- so called from the bottle of water of which he has charge. 2. One who assists or supports another in a contest; an abettor; a backer. [Colloq.] Lord Palmerston considered himself the bottleholder of oppressed states. --The London Times.

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