Definitions for client
Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word client.
a person who seeks the advice of a lawyer
someone who pays for goods or services
node, client, guestnoun
(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.
Etymology: From cliens.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: cliens, Latin.
There is due from the judge to the advocate some commendation, where causes are well handled; for that upholds in the client the reputation of his counsel. Francis Bacon, Essays.
Advocates must deal plainly with their clients, and tell the true state of their case. Jeremy Taylor, Rule of living holy.
I do think they are your friends and clients,
And fearful to disturb you. Ben Jonson, Catiline.
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
Etymology: [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.]
A person who pays for commodities, products, goods or services.
The client were very happy with the work completed.
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Rank popularity for the word 'client' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1834
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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
More work is yet to be done on the movement of people into roles in the EU and the migration of client contacts.
We thought that if we could just knock down one really big client, we could pay for the whole workforce, and anything we made past that would be extra profit.
...we have declined to produce documents covered by the attorney-client privilege, and we are preparing a log for the committee detailing what documents are being withheld under that privilege.
They can draw no connection to my client, none, and they’ve tried.
At no time was an investigator prevented from escalating activity identified as potentially suspicious. Furthermore, suggestion that anyone was reassigned or fired in an effort to quash concerns relating to any client is categorically false.
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- клиент, довереникBulgarian
- clientCatalan, Valencian
- zákazník, klientCzech
- Kunde, Konsument, Klient, EndverbraucherGerman
- ارباب رجوعPersian
- asiakasohjelma, asiakasFinnish
- ügyfél, kliensHungarian
- kúnni, biðlari, kaupandi, skjólstæðingur, viðskiptavinurIcelandic
- クライアント, 客, 顧客, お客さんJapanese
- klant, cliëntDutch
- klientka, klientPolish
- freguês, clientePortuguese
- клиентка, клиент, заказчик, заказчицаRussian
- klìjent, klìjenticaSerbo-Croatian
- istemci, müvekkilTurkish
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