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Meaning of “payer” in the English Dictionary

"payer" in British English

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payernoun

uk   /ˈpeɪ.ər/  us   /ˈpeɪ.ɚ/
good/bad payer a ​person who usually ​pays on ​time/late [C] used as a ​combiningform to ​mean a ​person who ​pays something: mortgage payers
(Definition of payer from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"payer" in American English

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payernoun [C]

 us   /ˈpeɪ·ər/
a ​person who ​pays or ​owesmoney that should be ​paid
(Definition of payer from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"payer" in Business English

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payernoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈpeɪər/
FINANCE a ​person or an ​organization that ​pays or has to ​pay something: licence/mortgage/tax payer All 26 million basic-rate ​incometax payers will ​benefit next ​year from a 1% ​cut in the ​taxrate.
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a good/bad/late payer used to say if a ​person or ​organization usually ​pays their ​invoices, ​debts, etc., and if they ​pay them on ​time or late: Some ​serviceproviders will consider ​applicationseven if you are ​listed as a ​bad payer.
(Definition of payer from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “payer”
in Chinese (Simplified) 买方…
in Chinese (Traditional) 支付…的人…
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