Dictionary.com

payer

[ pey-er ]
/ ˈpeɪ ər /
Save This Word!

noun
a person who pays.
the person named in a bill or note who has to pay the holder.

COMPARE MEANINGS

Click for a side-by-side comparison of meanings. Use the word comparison feature to learn the differences between similar and commonly confused words.
QUIZ
TAKE JOY IN ACING THIS QUIZ ON “PRIDE” SYNONYMS
Hold your head up high as you embark on this quiz that explores some of the synonyms and meanings of “pride.”
Question 1 of 7
What does "dignity" mean?

Origin of payer

Middle English word dating back to 1325–75; see origin at pay1, -er1

WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH payer

pair, pare, payer , pear
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2022

How to use payer in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for payer

payer
/ (ˈpeɪə) /

noun
a person who pays
the person named in a commercial paper as responsible for its payment on redemption
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
FEEDBACK