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.

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
    US English

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. Chief Executive Peter Coleman:

    It's a buyer's market.

  2. Valery Macri:

    A lot of people end up with buyer's fatigue.

  3. Deborah Srb:

    It is definitely a buyer's market and they have the upper hand.

  4. Latvian Prime Minister Laimdota Straujuma:

    There is a buyer, which, as much as is known, might be acceptable.

  5. Kim Rupert:

    The market's consolidating, it's hard to be a buyer at this point.

Images & Illustrations of buyer

  1. buyerbuyerbuyerbuyerbuyer

Popularity rank by frequency of use


Translations for buyer

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for buyer »


Find a translation for the buyer definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Український (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Discuss these buyer definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"buyer." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2020. Web. 18 Jan. 2020. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/buyer>.

Are we missing a good definition for buyer? Don't keep it to yourself...

Free, no signup required:

Add to Chrome

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Free, no signup required:

Add to Firefox

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for buyer:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.