Meaning of BEARER in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈber-ər ]


Date: 13th century

: one that bears: as

a. : porter 1

b. : a plant yielding fruit

c. : pallbearer

d. : one holding a check, draft, bond, or other order for payment especially if marked payable to bearer — often used attributively

bearer bonds

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