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"performer" in British English

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performernoun [C]

uk   /pəˈfɔː.mər/  us   /pɚˈfɔːr.mɚ/
  • performer noun [C] (ENTERTAIN)

B1 a ​person who ​entertainspeople by ​acting, ​singing, ​dancing, or ​playingmusic: He's a ​brilliant performer.

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"performer" in Business English

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performernoun [C]

uk   us   /pəˈfɔːmər/
FINANCE a ​product, ​business, ​investment, etc. when it is ​judged by how well it ​operates, how much ​profit it makes, etc. compared to others: best/worst performer Retail ​shares were among the best performers of the day.good/solid/strong performer It's a well-designed, ​solid performer for a ​reasonableprice.star/top performer The ​clothingstore was the ​star performer in yesterday's ​interimresults.low/weak/poor performer Consumer ​products were the ​weakest performer with ​profits 4% ​ahead.
HR a ​person when they are ​judged by how well they are doing their ​job: star/top performer Although two ​employees could be of the same ​gradelevels, ​top performers were ​assigned more ​prestigiouspositions. a good/​strong performer a high/​outstanding performer a poor/​low/​weak performer
(Definition of performer from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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