Definition of customer
- The customer used a credit card for the purchase.
- a real tough customer
- … let me give you the advice of an old and world-weary customer.
- —Flannery O'Connor
She is one of our best customers.
She's a pretty cool customer.
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: someone who buys goods or services from a business
: a person who has a particular quality
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