1. holy water water that has been blessed by a priest for use in symbolic purification
  2. hold water resist or withstand wear, criticism, etc.
  3. halter rope or canvas headgear for a horse, with a rope for leading
  4. holder a holding device
  5. Holy Father the head of the Roman Catholic Church
  6. haltere either of the rudimentary hind wings of dipterous insects
  7. hot water a dangerous or distressing predicament
  8. highlighter a fluorescent marker used to mark important passages in a text
  9. holy order the sacrament of ordination
  10. Holy Order (usually plural) the status or rank or office of a Christian clergyman in an ecclesiastical hierarchy
  11. holster a sheath for carrying a handgun
  12. heavy water water containing a substantial proportion of deuterium atoms, used in nuclear reactors
  13. Holothuria type genus of the Holothuridae
  14. healthier improved in health or physical condition
  15. high water the tide when the water is highest
  16. well water underground water that is held in the soil and in pervious rocks
  17. headwater the source of a river
  18. highwater the tide when the water is highest
  19. holloware silverware serving dishes
  20. low water the lowest (farthest) ebb of the tide

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