Definition of Spender

1. Noun. English poet and critic (1909-1995).




2. Noun. Someone who spends money prodigally.
Exact synonyms: Scattergood, Spend-all, Spendthrift
Generic synonyms: Prodigal, Profligate, Squanderer
Specialized synonyms: Big Spender, High Roller
Derivative terms: Spend

3. Noun. Someone who spends money to purchase goods or services.
Exact synonyms: Disburser, Expender
Generic synonyms: Client, Customer
Derivative terms: Disburse, Expend, Spend

Definition of Spender

1. n. One who spends; esp., one who spends lavishly; a prodigal; a spendthrift.

Definition of Spender

1. Noun. (slang) A person who spends money. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Spender

1. one that spends [n -S] - See also: spends

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Spender

spelunkings
spelunks
spence
spencerite
spencers
spences
spend-all
spend a penny
spend time
spendable
spendaholic
spendaholics
spendall
spendalls
spender (current term)
spenders
spendest
spendier
spendiest
spendiferously
spending
spending-money
spending cut
spending money
spending spree
spendings
spends
spendthrift
spendthrift trust

Literary usage of Spender

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1. Edinburgh Medical and Surgical Journal (1835)
"By JC spender, Member of the Royal College of Surgeons, London. ... To this explanation Mr spender ingeniously objects, that, both the direction and the ..."

2. The Retrospect of Medicine by William Braithwaite (1878)
"By Dr. JOHN KENT spender, Bath. [The patient was a man 54 years of age, ... When first seen by Dr. spender,] The abdomen was greatly distended with fluid, ..."

3. The Practitioner by Gale Group, ProQuest Information and Learning Company (1890)
"BY JOHN KENT spender, MD LOND., Physician to tft-c. Royal Mineral Water Hospital, Bath. WITHIN a period of fifty years, corresponding pretty nearly to the ..."

4. From Harrison to Harding: A Personal Narrative, Covering a Third of a by Arthur Wallace Dunn (1922)
"... Was a Liberal spender and Lavish with Money—Special Trains, Spell-Binders, Campaign Clubs, Features of the Canvass—Methods of Getting Out the Vote—Bryan ..."

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