Meaning of “riser” in the English Dictionary

"riser" in American English

See all translations

risernoun [ C ]

us /ˈrɑɪ·zər/

a person who typically gets out of bed at a certain time:

Paul is an early riser (= gets out of bed early in the morning).

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

"riser" in Business English

See all translations

risernoun [ C ]

uk /ˈraɪzər/ us STOCK MARKET

a share that has gone up in price on a particular day of trading:

The day's sharpest riser was British Borneo, which put on 33p to 320p.

(Definition of “riser” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)