What does buyer mean?

Definitions for buyer
ˈbaɪ ərbuy·er

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. buyer, purchaser, emptor, vendee(noun)

    a person who buys


  1. buyer(Noun)

    A person who makes one or more purchases.

    Every person who steps through the door is a potential buyer, so acknowledge their presence.

  2. buyer(Noun)

    A person who purchases items for resale in a retail establishment.

    The supermarket's new buyer decided to stock a larger range of vegetarian foods.

  3. buyer(Noun)

    A person who purchases items consumed or used as components in the manufacture of products.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Buyer(noun)

    one who buys; a purchaser


  1. Buyer

    A buyer is any person who contracts to acquire an asset in return for some form of consideration. When someone gets characterized by their role as buyer of certain assets, the term "buyer" gets new meaning: A "buyer" or merchandiser is a person who purchases finished goods, typically for resale, for a firm, government, or organization. In product management, buyer is the entity that decides to obtain the product. A buyer's primary responsibility is obtaining the highest quality goods at the lowest cost. This usually requires research, writing requests for bids, proposals or quotes, and evaluating information received.

Editors Contribution

  1. buyer

    A person or people who buy.

    The buyer were a family husband and wife.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 20, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'buyer' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3562

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'buyer' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4770

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'buyer' in Nouns Frequency: #1047

Anagrams for buyer »

  1. burye

  2. rebuy

How to pronounce buyer?

  1. Alex
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How to say buyer in sign language?

  1. buyer


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of buyer in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of buyer in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of buyer in a Sentence

  1. Daniel Lebensohn:

    Let the buyer beware, some Trump product is Trump product that his team is developing.

  2. Karl Brauer:

    Most consumers are not hung up on, if not completely oblivious to, where the car is made, at the end of the day if it is a Buick-badged vehicle that we really like as a domestic buyer, we're going to buy it.

  3. Lone Star:

    If it is true that Penn Virginia could be sold for an 80 percent premium or more to a credible buyer, the board has a fiduciary duty to fully explore such an offer.

  4. The Bank of Portugal:

    As no agreement has been reached, the Bank of Portugal decided today to end those negotiations and invite the second-placed potential buyer into negotiations.

  5. Chief Executive Tom Enders:

    The sales process for the defence electronics is ongoing, and we want clarity on the buyer by the end of the year.

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