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1. bearer

noun. ['ˈbɛrɝ'] someone whose employment involves carrying something.

Synonyms

  • traveler
  • carrier
  • traveller

Antonyms

  • socialistic
  • liberal

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bear (English)
  • bere (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Bearer

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  • mehrer
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Example sentences of the word bearer


1. Adjective
Even then, he may be inclined to pinch, so bearer beware.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Mrs. Brown emphasizes that the armor bearer's most important duty is to pray for her pastor.

3. Adjective, comparative
However, bearer bonds function like cash in that they can be owned anonymously.

Quotes containing the word bearer


1. A dream is the bearer of a new possibility, the enlarged horizon, the great hope.
- Howard Thurman

2. standard-bearer

noun. ['ˈstændɝdˈbɛrɝ'] the soldier who carries the standard of the unit in military parades or in battle.

Synonyms

  • soldier

3. standard-bearer

noun. ['ˈstændɝdˈbɛrɝ'] an outstanding leader of a political movement.

Synonyms

  • pol
  • politico
  • politician

4. office-bearer

noun. the person who holds an office.

Synonyms

  • incumbent

Antonyms

  • unnecessary
  • subjacent

5. armor-bearer

noun. a squire carrying the armor of a knight.

Synonyms

  • armiger

Antonyms

  • noblewoman

6. live-bearer

noun. small usually brightly-colored viviparous surface-feeding fishes of fresh or brackish warm waters; often used in mosquito control.

Synonyms

  • Platypoecilus maculatus
  • poeciliid fish
  • topminnow
  • molly
  • poeciliid
  • mosquitofish
  • cypriniform fish
  • Gambusia affinis
  • Poeciliidae
  • mollie
  • platy

7. stretcher-bearer

noun. ['ˈstrɛtʃɝˈbɛrɝ'] one who helps carry a stretcher.

Synonyms

  • attender
  • litter-bearer
  • tender

Antonyms

  • absent
  • tough
  • inedible
  • underbid

8. bearer

noun. ['ˈbɛrɝ'] a messenger who bears or presents.

Synonyms

  • courier

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bear (English)
  • bere (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. bearer

noun. ['ˈbɛrɝ'] one of the mourners carrying the coffin at a funeral.

Synonyms

  • sorrower
  • lamenter
  • griever
  • pallbearer

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bear (English)
  • bere (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. bearer

noun. ['ˈbɛrɝ'] the person who is in possession of a check or note or bond or document of title that is endorsed to him or to whoever holds it.

Synonyms

  • holder

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bear (English)
  • bere (Middle English (1100-1500))
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