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consumer

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noun con·sum·er \kən-ˈsü-mər\

Simple Definition of consumer

  • : a person who buys goods and services

Full Definition of consumer

  1. :  one that consumes: as a :  one that utilizes economic goods b :  an organism requiring complex organic compounds for food which it obtains by preying on other organisms or by eating particles of organic matter — compare producer 3

con·sum·er·ship play \-ˌship\ noun

Examples of consumer

  1. Many consumers are still not comfortable making purchases on the Internet.



15th Century

First Known Use of consumer

15th century

Rhymes with consumer



CONSUMER Defined for Kids

consumer

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noun con·sum·er \kən-ˈsü-mər\

Definition of consumer

  1. 1 :  a person who buys and uses up goods

  2. 2 :  a living thing that must eat other organisms to obtain energy necessary for life





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