commenter

noun com·ment·er \ ˈkä-ˌmen-tər \
variants: or less commonly commentor
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of commenter

plural commenters or commentors
: one who comments; especially : one who leaves a comment on an Internet site, story, page, etc.
  • … every blogger and commenter and self-anointed pundit, could outperform any robot writer at a fraction of the cost.
  • —Paul Di Filippo
  • Many websites which allow users to leave comments … use a system called Captcha to check that the commenter is not a computer programme (or 'bot') leaving spam comments.
  • —Nick Poyntz

First Known Use of commenter

14th century



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