purveyor

noun pur·vey·or \ (ˌ)pər-ˈvā-ər , ˈpər-ˌvā- \
Updated on: 14 Feb 2018

Definition of purveyor

1 : one that purveys

Examples of purveyor in a Sentence

  1. a purveyor of kitchen supplies

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First Known Use of purveyor

14th century


PURVEYOR Defined for English Language Learners

purveyor

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Definition of purveyor for English Language Learners

  • : a person or business that sells or provides something



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