a person who seeks the advice of a lawyer
someone who pays for goods or services
node, client, guest(noun)
(computer science) any computer that is hooked up to a computer network
A customer, a buyer or receiver of goods or services.
The role of a computer application or system that requests and/or consumes the services provided by another having the role of server.
Person who receives help or advice from a professional person (ex. a lawyer, an accountant, a social worker, a psychiatrist, etc).
A person who employs or retains an attorney to represent him or her in any legal matter, or one who merely divulges confidential matters to an attorney while pursuing professional assistance without subsequently retaining the attorney.
Origin: From cliens.
a citizen who put himself under the protection of a man of distinction and influence, who was called his patron
a dependent; one under the protection of another
one who consults a legal adviser, or submits his cause to his management
Origin: [L. cliens, -emtis, for cluens, one who hears (in relation to his protector), a client, fr. L. cluere to be named or called; akin to Gr. to hear, Skr. ry, and E. loud: cf. F. client. See Loud.]
A client is a piece of computer hardware or software that accesses a service made available by a server. The server is often on another computer system, in which case the client accesses the service by way of a network. The term applies to programs or devices that are part of a client–server model.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
klī′ent, n. one who employs a lawyer: a dependent.—n. Clī′entage, the whole number of one's clients: the client's relation to the patron.—adj. Clīent′al.—ns. Clī′entele, a following: the whole connection of a lawyer, shopkeeper, &c.; Clī′entship. [L. cliens, for cluens, one who hears or listens (to advice), from cluēre, to hear.]
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British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'Client' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1834
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'Client' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1122
Rank popularity for the word 'Client' in Nouns Frequency: #404
The numerical value of Client in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of Client in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
My client suffered mercilessly.
My client's fingerprints will not be on that bag.
A client is to me a mere unit, a factor in a problem.
My client is shocked and astonished by the allegations.
Luxury for us is to have the shipyard at the disposal of the client.
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Translations for Client
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- клиент, довереникBulgarian
- clientCatalan, Valencian
- zákazník, klientCzech
- Klient, Kunde, Endverbraucher, KonsumentGerman
- ارباب رجوعPersian
- asiakas, asiakasohjelmaFinnish
- ügyfél, kliensHungarian
- biðlari, viðskiptavinur, skjólstæðingur, kaupandi, kúnniIcelandic
- 顧客, クライアント, お客さん, 客Japanese
- cliënt, klantDutch
- klient, klientkaPolish
- cliente, freguêsPortuguese
- заказчица, клиент, клиентка, заказчикRussian
- klìjentica, klìjentSerbo-Croatian
- istemci, müvekkilTurkish
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