Definitions for consumerkənˈsu mər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. consumer(noun)

    a person who uses goods or services

GCIDE

  1. Consumer(n.)

    (Econ.) the person or organization that uses some item of commerce or service in its own acitities, as opposed to reselling the item or including it as part of another item for resale; -- called also the end user.

Wiktionary

  1. consumer(Noun)

    One who, or that which, consumes.

  2. consumer(Noun)

    someone who trades money for goods as an individual.

    This new system favours the consumer over the producer.

  3. consumer(Noun)

    an organism that uses other organisms for food in order to gain energy.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Consumer(noun)

    one who, or that which, consumes; as, the consumer of food

Freebase

  1. Consumer

    A consumer is a person or group of people who are the final users of products and or services generated within a social system. A consumer may be a person or group, such as a household. The concept of a consumer may vary significantly by context, although a common definition is an individual who buys products or services for personal use and not for manufacture or resale.

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. consumer

    Person or agency that uses information or intelligence produced by either its own staff or other agencies.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'consumer' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2317

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'consumer' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4258

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'consumer' in Nouns Frequency: #703


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