What does bearer mean?

Definitions for bearer
ˈbɛər ərbear·er

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

How to pronounce bearer?

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    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Australian
    Veena
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    Indian

How to say bearer in sign language?

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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

Examples of bearer in a Sentence

  1. Jeffrey Rathke:

    Mattis is the standard bearer for America's international commitments in this administration and there is no better figure than him to be talking to our European allies right now.

  2. Robert Lang:

    He’s been the party’s standard bearer in previous instances, he just hasn’t won the general. He’s more dangerous in a primary to the opponent than he is in a general so far, if you said, could Tarkanian beat Heller? Yes. Would Heller be a stronger candidate in the general? Yes.

  3. Andy McKean:

    With the 2020 president election looming on the horizon, I feel as a Republican that I need to be able to support the standard bearer of our party. Unfortunately, that is not something I am able to do, he sets, in my opinion, a poor example for the nation and particularly for our children by personally insulting -- often in a crude and juvenile fashion -- those who disagree with him, being a bully at a time when we we are attempting to discourage bullying, his frequent disregard for the truth and his willingness to ridicule or marginalize people for their appearance, ethnicity or disability.

  4. Cassidy Williams:

    He did a fantastic job as the ring bearer.

  5. 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.

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