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consumer

Syllabification: con·sum·er
Pronunciation: /kənˈso͞omər
 
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Definition of consumer in English:

noun

1A person who purchases goods and services for personal use: [as modifier]: consumer demand
More example sentences
  • It found that more than half of garages were delivering low standards of service to consumers.
  • This dedicated troupe have done the consumer a huge service by hiking up standards.
  • The consumer culture demands that when we are sick we have medicines to make us well.
Synonyms
user, end user;
(the consumer or consumers)the public, the market
1.1A person or thing that eats or uses something: Scandinavians are the largest consumers of rye
More example sentences
  • Will they see us as greedy consumers, selfishly gobbling up the world's resources.

Words that rhyme with consumer

bloomer, boomer, Duma, humour (US humor), Nkrumah, perfumer, puma, roomer, rumour (US rumor), satsuma, stumer, Sumer, tumour (US tumor)

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