Share this entry
comer Line breaks: comer
Pronunciation: /ˈkʌmə/

Definition of comer in English:


1A person who arrives somewhere: feeding every comer is still a sacred duty
More example sentences
  • News of the match would reach home before the early comers got home.
  • Early comers to Longford can enjoy a festival warm-up night.
  • ‘So thanks for a paper which accommodates all styles and comers.’
2 [in singular] North American informal A person or thing likely to succeed: many in the party see tax relief as a comer
More example sentences
  • ‘Narrative’ is certainly not a likely comer as justification or test for tradition, nor will a theological school ever be.

Words that rhyme with comer

bummer, drummer, hummer, midsummer, mummer, plumber, rummer, strummer, summa, summer
Definition of comer in:
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources