What does supplier mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. supplier, providernoun

    someone whose business is to supply a particular service or commodity


  1. suppliernoun

    One who supplies; a provider.


  1. supplier

    A supplier is a person, group, or organization that provides goods, raw materials, or services to other businesses, typically in a business-to-business transaction. They are key players in the supply chain, responsible for manufacturing products or procuring items necessary for certain businesses to function or operate.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Suppliernoun

    one who supplies

Editors Contribution

  1. supplier

    A business, company, enterprise or organization that provides commodities, goods, products or services.

    The supplier of the goods was efficient, effective and just.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 8, 2020  

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British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'supplier' in Nouns Frequency: #1346

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of supplier in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of supplier in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of supplier in a Sentence

  1. Gail Civille:

    A brand of Madagascar vanilla may no longer be available, and so what are you going to do now ? You may have to substitute a Tahitian vanilla or use another supplier.

  2. Starbucks Seattle:

    We were intent on finding a Deaf supplier, the first for Starbucks, angie’s work is stellar and we hope this visibility will bring more business her way.

  3. Brian Nelson:

    I was able to patch it together this year and I referred this supplier to a couple other Virginia breweries that I’m friends with, we’ll be fine this year, but I know there are other small breweries scrambling. And I hear it’s not only in the brewing industry but in the culinary industry as well.

  4. David Koehler:

    Vietnam is our biggest supplier.

  5. Producer Greekpol:

    It worked for one week, but it won't work forever, if we keep being unable to find a raw material supplier that can be paid through the banking system and not only in cash, the deliveries will stop immediately.

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