Definition of householder in English:

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householder

Pronunciation: /ˈhousˌ(h)ōldər/

noun

A person who owns or rents a house; the head of a household.
Example sentences
  • Residents and householders are asked to report all suspicious activity noticed.
  • Then of course there was the article on the difficulties that householders have protecting their property.
  • Police are again urging householders to secure their property after a theft from a house in Kirkwall.
Synonyms
homeowner, owner, occupant, resident;
tenant, leaseholder;
proprietor, landlady, landlord, freeholder

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Syllabification: house·hold·er

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