noun see launder I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Launderer — Laun der*er, n. One who follows the business of laundering. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • launderer — launder UK US /ˈlɔːndər/ verb [T] LAW, FINANCE ► to move money which has been earned illegally through banks and other businesses to make it seem to have been earned legally: launder funds/money/proceeds »Officials were accused of laundering the… …   Financial and business terms

  • launderer — noun Launderer is used after these nouns: ↑money …   Collocations dictionary

  • launderer — launder ► VERB 1) wash and iron (clothes or linen). 2) informal pass (illegally obtained money) through legitimate businesses or foreign banks to conceal its origins. DERIVATIVES launderer noun. ORIGIN originally denoting a person who washes… …   English terms dictionary

  • launderer — dərə(r) noun ( s) Etymology: Middle English, from lander, launder launderer, laundress + er : one that launders …   Useful english dictionary

  • launderer — See launder. * * * …   Universalium

  • launderer — noun One who follows the business of laundering …   Wiktionary

  • launderer — n. person or thing that launders, one who washes (garments, etc.) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • launderer — n washer, washerman, washerwoman, washman, washwoman, laundress, wash lady, wash maid, Fr. blanchisseur, Fr. blanchisseuse. laundry man or woman; cleaning man or woman, cleaning lady, domestic; maid, servant, downstairs maid, chambermaid, valet,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • launderer — laun·der·er …   English syllables

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