Definition of buyer noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈbaɪə(r)//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈbaɪər//
    Online shopping, Buying a home
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  1. 1  a person who buys something, especially something expensive Have you found a buyer for your house? compare purchaser opposite seller, vendor See related entries: Online shopping, Buying a home
  2. 2a person whose job is to choose goods that will be sold in a large shop/store
  3. Extra examples Did you find a buyer for your house? Have you got a buyer for your house yet? In a buyer’s market, the commodity is plentiful and so its price is not high. In matters of second-hand cars, your motto should be ‘buyer beware’. The houses are ideal for first-time buyers. The houses are small and inexpensive, ideal for first-time buyers. They quickly found a buyer for their house.Idioms a situation in which there is a lot of a particular item for sale, so that prices are low and people buying have a choice
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