verb (used with object), ap·plied, ap·ply·ing.
verb (used without object), ap·plied, ap·ply·ing.
Origin of apply
Examples from the Web for applier
Masser was the theoreticist—I was the applier, the one who translated equations into cold blueprints.Now We Are Three|Joe L. Hensley
Thou in thyself art Lord of both, and thou in thy Son art the physician, the applier of both.Devotions Upon Emergent Occasions|John Donne
I told him the reflection both of the poet and applier was much too general, and made with more ill-nature than good manners.Clarissa, Volume 7|Samuel Richardson