Examples of receiver in a Sentence
She angrily slammed down the phone's receiver.
Recent Examples of receiver from the Web
At 6-foot-1 and 199 pounds, Surtain fits the profile of the kind of player coaches -- including Saban -- now use to defend outside receivers in the college and pro ranks.
One of the top receivers in the country is headed to USC.
Batiste leaves as the second-leading receiver in both catches (102) and yards (1,839) behind John Dragg, who played a little less than a half-century ago.
The wide receiver-needy team will be monitoring whether any of the top pending free-agent receivers, a group headed by Sammy Watkins, Allen Robinson and Jarvis Landry, get franchised and taken off the open market.
Apple will also drop Broadcom chips for wireless receivers and wireless charging, the analyst said.
Why not give art this year — a little token of love that the receiver would proudly display and get butterflies with every glance.
But the Eagles like to spread the ball around as Foles found eight different receivers in the divisional round and seven in the championship game.
Harmon, a 6-5 receiver, and linebacker Luke Brockermeyer committed to Rice last summer.
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First Known Use of receiver
RECEIVER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of receiver for English Language Learners
: the part of a telephone that you pick up and hold near your face when you are making or receiving a phone call
: radio or television equipment that changes signals into sound and pictures
American football : a player who catches passes thrown by the quarterback
RECEIVER Defined for Kids
legal Definition of receiver
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