Definitions

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

  • noun One that pays rates.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One who is assessed and pays a rate or local tax.

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

  • noun One who pays rates or taxes.

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

  • noun Someone who pays for utility service

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

  • noun a person who pays local rates (especially a householder)

Etymologies

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rate +‎ payer

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