Incomer
Incomer In"com`er, n. 1. One who comes in. [1913 Webster]

Outgoers and incomers. --Lew Wallace. [1913 Webster]

2. One who succeeds another, as a tenant of land, houses, etc. [Eng.] [1913 Webster]


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  • incomer — UK [ˈɪnˌkʌmə(r)] / US [ˈɪnˌkʌmər] noun [countable] Word forms incomer : singular incomer plural incomers British someone who comes to live in a place …   English dictionary

  • incomer — [[t]ɪ̱nkʌmə(r)[/t]] incomers N COUNT An incomer is someone who has recently come to live in a particular place or area. [mainly BRIT] …   English dictionary

  • -incomer — comb. form earning a specified kind or level of income (middle incomer) …   Useful english dictionary

  • incomer — noun Date: 1526 chiefly British one who comes in ; immigrant, newcomer …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • incomer — /in kum euhr/, n. 1. a person who comes in. 2. Chiefly Brit. an immigrant. 3. an intruder. 4. a successor. 5. Hunting. a duck, pheasant, etc., that flies toward the shooter. [1520 30; IN + COMER] * * * …   Universalium

  • incomer — noun a) An outsider who moves to a community or a place, as used by those who consider themselves to be its original inhabitants. b) One who comes in …   Wiktionary

  • incomer — in|com|er [ˈınkʌmə US ər] n BrE someone who comes to live in a place ▪ We ve lived here for 17 years, but they still see us as incomers …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • incomer — in·com·er || ɪn‚kÊŒmÉ™(r) n. person who enters; newcomer; intruder; one who succeeds another; immigrant (British) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • incomer — noun Brit. a person who has come to live in an area in which they have not grown up …   English new terms dictionary

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