noun dis·pens·er \-ˈspen(t)-sər\

: a machine or container that lets you take small amounts of something

: a person or organization that gives or provides something to people

Full Definition of DISPENSER

:  one that dispenses: as
a :  a container that extrudes, sprays, or feeds out in convenient units
b :  a usually mechanical device for vending merchandise

Examples of DISPENSER

  1. hospitals and other health-care dispensers

First Known Use of DISPENSER

14th century

Rhymes with DISPENSER

DISPENSER Defined for Kids


noun dis·pens·er \di-ˈspen-sər\

Definition of DISPENSER for Kids

:  a container that gives out something in small amounts <a soap dispenser>


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