Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun One that pays.
  • noun One named responsible for paying a bill or note.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One who pays; specifically, the person named in a bill or note who has to pay the holder. Also payor.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun One who pays; specifically, the person by whom a bill or note has been, or should be, paid.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun One who pays; specifically, the person by whom a bill or note has been, or should be, paid.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a person who pays money for something

Etymologies

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pay +‎ -er (“subject of action”)

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