Meaning of BEARER in English
transcription, транскрипция: [ beərə(r) ]
The bearer of something such as a message is the person who brings it to you.
I hate to be the bearer of bad news.
N-COUNT : usu N of n
A bearer of a particular thing is a person who carries it, especially in a ceremony. ( FORMAL )
...Britain’s flag bearer at the Olympic Games opening ceremony...
N-COUNT : usu n N
The bearer of something such as a document, a right, or an official position is the person who possesses it or holds it. ( FORMAL )
...the traditional bourgeois notion of the citizen as a bearer of rights...
Spanish identity documents state the bearer’s profession.
N-COUNT : oft N of n , n N
see also pallbearer , standard bearer
Collins COBUILD Advanced Learner's English Dictionary. Английский словарь Коллинз COBUILD для изучающих язык на продвинутом уровне. 2006