What does publisher mean?

Definitions for publisher
ˈpʌb lɪ ʃərpub·lish·er

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. publisher, publishing house, publishing firm, publishing companynoun

    a firm in the publishing business

  2. publishernoun

    a person engaged in publishing periodicals or books or music

  3. publisher, newspaper publishernoun

    the proprietor of a newspaper

Wiktionary

  1. publishernoun

    One who publishes, especially books.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Publishernoun

    Etymology: from publish.

    Love of you
    Hath made me publisher of this pretence. William Shakespeare.

    The holy lives, the exemplary sufferings of the publishers of this religion, and the surpassing excellence of that doctrine which they published. Francis Atterbury.

    A collection of poems appeared, in which the publisher has given me some things that did not belong to me. Matthew Prior.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Publishernoun

    one who publishes; as, a publisher of a book or magazine

The Roycroft Dictionary

  1. publisher

    1. An emunctory business, first functioned by Barabbas. 2. One of a band of panders which sprang into existence soon after the death of Gutenberg and which now overruns the world. 3. The patron saint of the mediocre.

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British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'publisher' in Nouns Frequency: #1390

Anagrams for publisher »

  1. bhelpuris

  2. republish

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of publisher in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of publisher in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of publisher in a Sentence

  1. Joe Rogan:

    Spotify['s] CEO defended their relationship with Rogan, they said they will not edit Rogan's podcast. Why? Because Spotify is a platform. They are not a publisher.

  2. Pamela Anderson:

    Julian is an editor and a publisher.

  3. Dylan Farrow:

    I was disappointed to learn through press reports that Hachette, my publisher, acquired Woody Allen's memoir after other major publishers refused to do so and concealed the decision from me and Ronan Farrow book own employees while we were working on Catch and Kill -- a book about how powerful men, including Woody Allen, avoid accountability for sexual abuse.

  4. Ben Wizner:

    Never in the history of this country has a publisher been prosecuted for presenting truthful information to the public, any prosecution of WikiLeaks for publishing government secrets would set a dangerous precedent that the Trump administration would surely use to target other news organizations.

  5. Rick Santorum:

    She said we have to publish this, we have to publish these letters. Anyway, we found a Catholic publisher to publish it, it sold out. It's still around, it's called ‘Letters to Gabriel.’.

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