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cup holdernoun [C]

uk   /ˈkʌp ˌhəʊl.dər/  us   /ˈkʌp ˌhoʊl.dɚ/
In team sports, the cup holders are the team that won the cup (= prize) for the competition held during the previous year or season: The cup holders began their defence of the trophy in fine style.
a place in a car that is made to hold a drinking cup
(Definition of cup holder from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) 奖杯赢得者, 卫冕冠军队…
in Chinese (Traditional) 獎盃贏得者, 衛冕冠軍隊…
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