What does bearer mean?

Definitions for bearerˈbɛər ər

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word bearer.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. carrier, bearer, toter(noun)

    someone whose employment involves carrying something

    "the bonds were transmitted by carrier"

  2. bearer(noun)

    a messenger who bears or presents

    "a bearer of good tidings"

  3. pallbearer, bearer(noun)

    one of the mourners carrying the coffin at a funeral

  4. holder, bearer(noun)

    the person who is in possession of a check or note or bond or document of title that is endorsed to him or to whoever holds it

    "the bond was marked `payable to bearer'"

Wiktionary

  1. bearer(Noun)

    One who bears.

  2. bearer(Noun)

    Someone who helps carry the coffin or a dead body during a funeral procession.

  3. bearer(Noun)

    One who possesses a cheque, bond, or other notes promising payment.

  4. bearer(Noun)

    A domestic servant in India.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bearer(noun)

    one who, or that which, bears, sustains, or carries

  2. Bearer(noun)

    specifically: One who assists in carrying a body to the grave; a pallbearer

  3. Bearer(noun)

    a palanquin carrier; also, a house servant

  4. Bearer(noun)

    a tree or plant yielding fruit; as, a good bearer

  5. Bearer(noun)

    one who holds a check, note, draft, or other order for the payment of money; as, pay to bearer

  6. Bearer(noun)

    a strip of reglet or other furniture to bear off the impression from a blank page; also, a type or type-high piece of metal interspersed in blank parts to support the plate when it is shaved

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bearer in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bearer in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Cassidy Williams:

    He did a fantastic job as the ring bearer.

  2. Mike McKenna:

    When Lindsey Graham said ... that climate change is real and when I'm president we're going to do something about it, that goes after the moderate votes in the Republican primary, he wants to be the moderate standard bearer.

  3. Jessica Vaughn:

    And if the government agency issuing them does not know or will not disclose how the bearer arrived in the country how can others rely on the authenticity of an individual's identity? It is equally disconcerting if the government does know and chooses not to disclose it.

  4. Amama Mbabazi:

    Fellow Ugandans ... I will be seeking your vote, first within my party the NRM as its flag bearer, and later on in the whole country for president in the 2016 presidential elections, the coming election is ... about breathing new life into our system of government - a system that has become weak and inefficient.

  5. Salt Lake Tribune:

    FLDS men are no longer permitted to have children with their multiple wives. That privilege belongs to the seed bearer alone, it is the husband's responsibility to hold the hands of their wives while the seed bearer 'spreads his seed.' In layman terms, the husband is required to sit in the room while the chosen seed bearer, or a couple of them, rape his wife or wives.

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