non·​sub·​scrib·​er | \ˌnän-səb-ˈskrī-bər \
plural nonsubscribers

Definition of nonsubscriber 

: one who does not subscribe to something (such as a magazine) Print subscribers get to see the online classifieds before nonsubscribers— Jennie L. Phipps

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The risk of being shut out of a film during busy times may in fact be one reason that MoviePass users are more apt than nonsubscribers to show up during the week. Alissa Wilkinson, Vox, "Why MoviePass is the future — even if it doesn’t survive," 6 July 2018

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First Known Use of nonsubscriber

1713, in the meaning defined above

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