Adjective "Bearer" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Bearer


    Definition:

    1. a person or thing that carries, upholds, or brings: dozens of bearers on the safari.

    2. the person who presents an order for money or goods: Pay to the bearer.

    3. a tree or plant that yields fruit or flowers.

    4. the holder of rank or office; incumbent.

    5. pallbearer.

    6. (especially in India) a native boy or man employed as a personal or household servant.

    7. Printing. furniture (def 4). one of several strips of metal fitted at the sides of a plate for support during inking

    Examples:

    "shares can be bearer."

    "stocks can be bearer."