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One who holds a card, especially a credit card.

card′hold′ing adj.


(Banking & Finance) a person who owns a credit or debit card


(ˈkɑrdˌhoʊl dər)

a person to whom a card has been issued, esp. a credit card.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cardholder - a person who holds a credit card or debit card
holder - a person who holds something; "they held two hostages"; "he holds the trophy"; "she holds a United States passport"
2.cardholder - a player who holds a card or cards in a card game
card player - someone who plays (or knows how to play) card games
holder - a person who holds something; "they held two hostages"; "he holds the trophy"; "she holds a United States passport"


[ˈkɑːdˌhəʊldəʳ] N [of political party, organization] → miembro mf con carnet; [of credit card] → titular mf (de tarjeta de crédito); [of library] → socio mf (de una biblioteca); [of restaurant etc] → asiduo/a m/f
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Commissioner, 106 TC 117, under the cardholder agreement the bank's annual fees were nonrefundable.
In the case of the merchant, it is bound by separate contracts with the issuer and the cardholder, although the latter contract only arises when the cardholder uses the credit card to purchase something from the merchant.