Definition of producer
2 : a person who supervises or finances a work (as a staged or recorded performance) for exhibition or dissemination to the public
3 : an autotrophic organism (as a green plant) viewed as a source of biomass that can be consumed by other organisms — compare consumer
Examples of producer in a sentence
the producer of the play
He is the director and producer.
The country is the world's leading oil producer.
First Known Use of producer
PRODUCER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of producer for English Language Learners
: someone who is in charge of making and usually providing the money for a play, movie, record, etc.
: someone or something that grows or makes particular goods or products
PRODUCER Defined for Kids
Definition of producer for Students
1 : someone or something that grows or makes a product <oil producers>
2 : someone who prepares or finances a public presentation (as a movie)
3 : a living thing (as a green plant) that makes its own food
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