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giver

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noun giv·er \ˈgi-vər\

Simple Definition of giver

  • : someone who gives something to another person

Full Definition of giver

  1. :  one that gives :  donor

Examples of giver

  1. a giver of unwanted advice



14th Century

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14th century

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