Definition of comer
1 : one that comes or arrives welcomed all comers
2 : one making rapid progress or showing promise
Examples of comer in a Sentence
We're giving free T-shirts away to the first comers.
She's regarded as a comer in political circles.
Recent Examples of comer from the Web
But other members who have gained recognition and expertise in particular areas over the last two sessions are being touted as up-and-comers who hold the potential to expand Tarrant’s influence in the future.
The actor and comedian, who got his start on the Sunset Strip, was an up-and-comer in the late '70s and early '80s and was very open about sharing his experiences on the scene with the writers and cast members.
There's a fleeting nod to lean years as an up-and-comer, but mainly Corsicato lays out a trajectory of seemingly unbridled success.
But a loss (and how) has the potential to crush his career and regulate him into a tune-up fighter for up-and-comers.
Looks like one up-and-comer has some B.I.G shoes to fill.
His office has pushed him to pursue more television interview offers, often in the safe harbors of Fox, but Mr. Kennedy has shown a willingness to take on all comers in the halls when approached.
The technology giant is also offering bargains and freebies, including discounts to large businesses, free trial offers to all comers, and grants of cash for startups and nonprofits that try the service.
At CASP 4, in December 2000, his techniques still beat all comers in that class.
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First Known Use of comer
COMER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of comer for English Language Learners
: a person who goes to a place to take part in an activity
: a person who arrives at a place
: someone who is making progress quickly and is likely to be successful
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