taker

  • 1taker — tak·er n: one that takes: as a: one that takes property by will or descent a residuary taker b: one to whom a negotiable instrument is transferred Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …

    Law dictionary

  • 2-taker — [teıkə US ər] suffix used with nouns to describe people who take or collect things ▪ senior decision takers ▪ I m just a message taker. ▪ a ticket taker at the recreation hall ▪ the policy of not doing deals with hostage takers ▪ treatment for… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 3Taker — Tak er (t[=a]k [ e]r), n. One who takes or receives; one who catches or apprehends. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4taker — [tāk′ər] n. a person who takes something; esp., an available buyer, bettor, etc. * * * tak·er (tāʹkər) n. One that takes or takes up something, such as a wager or purchase: There were no takers on the bets. * * * …

    Universalium

  • 5taker — [tāk′ər] n. a person who takes something; esp., an available buyer, bettor, etc …

    English World dictionary

  • 6taker — The LME term used for an options holder. Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein financial glossary See also holder and grantor. Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein financial glossary * * * taker UK US /ˈteɪkər/ noun [C, usually plural] ► someone who agrees to …

    Financial and business terms

  • 7taker — UK [ˈteɪkə(r)] / US [ˈteɪkər] noun [countable] Word forms taker : singular taker plural takers 1) someone who accepts or wants something that is offered be no/few takers: The house was reasonably priced, but there were no takers. 2) someone who… …

    English dictionary

  • 8taker — noun a) One who takes something. She is known as quite a risk taker. b) A person or thing that takes or receives, often more than he or she gives. The hostage taker decided to surrender to the police. Ant: giver See Also: taking …

    Wiktionary

  • 9taker — tak|er [ teıkər ] noun count 1. ) someone who accepts or wants something that is offered: be no/few takers: The house was reasonably priced, but there were no takers. 2. ) someone who takes something: a risk taker a drug taker 3. ) INFORMAL an… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 10taker — noun Taker is used after these nouns: ↑census, ↑penalty …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 11-taker — [[t] teɪkə(r)[/t]] takers COMB in N COUNT taker combines with nouns to form other nouns which refer to people who take things, for example decisions or notes. Of these, 40% told census takers they were Muslims... They ve got some terrific penalty …

    English dictionary

  • 12taker — One who takes or acquires; particularly, one who takes an estate by devise. When an estate is granted subject to a remainder or executory devise, the devisee of the immediate interest is called the first taker …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 13taker — n. one who accepts an offer; a buyer. □ Are there any takers for this fine, almost new caddy? □ Here’s a taker. You’ll not be sorry …

    Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • 14taker — take ► VERB (past took; past part. taken) 1) lay hold of with one s hands; reach for and hold. 2) occupy (a place or position). 3) capture or gain possession of by force. 4) carry or bring with one; convey. 5) remove from a place. 6) …

    English terms dictionary

  • 15taker — noun see take I …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 16Taker — Mark Calaway Pour les articles homonymes, voir The Undertaker. Mark William Calaway …

    Wikipédia en Français

  • 17taker-in — /tay keuhr in /, n. licker in. [1830 40] * * * …

    Universalium

  • 18Taker — Приёмное устройство; Приёмщик …

    Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • 19Taker-up — Натяжное приспособление; натяжной ролик; Устройство для наматывания (ленты); Подъём, набор (напр. скорости) …

    Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • 20taker — Synonyms and related words: accepter, acquirer, addressee, audience, auditor, beholder, captor, capturer, catcher, consignee, getter, hearer, holder, listener, looker, obtainer, partaker, payee, procurer, receiver, recipient, spectator, trustee,… …

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