- a person or thing that influences: The most powerful influencer of beliefs is direct experience.
- a person who has the power to influence many people, as through social media or traditional media: Companies look for Facebook influencers who can promote their brand.
Origin of influencer
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
Related Words for influencerbellwether, authority, doyen, maven, force, power, consultant, guide, mentor, specialist, expert, connoisseur
Examples from the Web for influencer
Contemporary Examples of influencer
Huston writes in the book that Ara Gallant was "an influencer, a mentor, an advisor, a director, a comrade in arms."The Man Who Created Disco Beauty
March 31, 2010
Historical Examples of influencer
As an influencer of legislatures, he stands easily first in ability and achievement.The Boss and the Machine
Samuel P. Orth