Meaning of “earner” in the English Dictionary

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"earner" in British English

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earnernoun [ C ]

uk /ˈɜː.nər/ us /ˈɝː.nɚ/

(Definition of “earner” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"earner" in American English

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earnernoun [ C ]

us /ˈɜr·nər/

someone or something that earns money:

tax credit programs for low-wage earners

(Definition of “earner” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"earner" in Business English

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earnernoun [ C ]

uk /ˈɜːnər/ us

someone who earns money for work that they do:

Today's students are tomorrow's earners.
high/low/average earners High earners did not really notice they were paying more tax.
high-income/middle-income/low-income earners
The package would establish higher income-tax rates for top earners but include breaks for lower- and middle-class workers.

a product or business activity that makes money for a person or company:

Insurance is a big earner for the UK economy.
profit/revenue/foreign-exchange earners
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(Definition of “earner” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)