- a person who comes in.
- Chiefly British. an immigrant.
- an intruder.
- a successor.
- Hunting. a duck, pheasant, etc., that flies toward the shooter.
Origin of incomer
Related Words for incomeroutsider, stranger, foreigner, novice, beginner, immigrant, neophyte, rookie, latecomer, interloper, newcomer, alien, visitor, intruder, guest, refugee, migrant, settler, competitor, participant
Examples from the Web for incomer
Historical Examples of incomer
For fourteen years the city has had to contend with the fears of the incomer.
The incomer seated himself on a stool, and the cobbler returned to his last, resuming his interrupted work.A Prince of Good Fellows
Incomer and outgoer each drew back a step, each laughed, each tendered an apology.Max
Katherine Cecil Thurston
He must have come over the wall, which can hardly be prevented if an incomer has a friend who will throw him a rope.The Strong Arm
The flying chair struck the incomer across his shins, bringing an angry exclamation from the man.Uncle Sam's Boys in the Ranks
H. Irving Hancock
- a person who comes to live in a place in which he was not born