Holder-forth

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Holder-forth One who speaks in public; an haranguer; a preacher. See hold forth under hold.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n holder-forth One who holds forth; a haranguer; a preacher.
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Usage

In literature:

I will, for your sake, replied the holder-forth; but then he shall give me three livres, French money, for each pick and choose.
"Gargantua and Pantagruel, Complete." by Francois Rabelais
I will, for your sake, replied the holder-forth; but then he shall give me three livres, French money, for each pick and choose.
"Gargantua and Pantagruel, Book IV." by Francois Rabelais
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