office-holder

[ aw-fis-hohl-der, of-is- ]SEE DEFINITION OF office-holder
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The said Copperhead became in due time a Republican office-holder, and is one yet.

He's the only office-holder in this burgh that hasn't got the decency to know that what I say goes!

There was not a Republican office-holder in the government service.

Let the worth of the office-holder speak the worth of the government.

President Jefferson watched the ceremony, but he joined the crowd of assembled visitors since he no longer was an office-holder.

His true and fast friends, the abolitionists, equalized him per saltum to his master as a voter and office-holder.

Was an office-holder or an office-wanter a political friend of Mr. Adams, that did not help him; a foe, that did not hinder.

I always said I didn't want to be a senator or a legislator, or any other sort of office-holder.

If Mrs. Leonard had been an office-holder and a voter not a single township would have believed the truth of what she uttered.

She was an office-holder, and the governor tried to put her out.

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